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Nurturing Verbal Talent

By the Duke University Talent Identification Program My son always receives A’s on his spelling tests. My daughter loves to write and tell stories. Are these youth verbally gifted? Possibly.

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Fifth-Grade Underachievement

By the Duke University Talent Identification Program Parent Question: I have a fifth-grade daughter who until recently was an A/B student. She has always scored high on her Iowa tests.

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Rewarding Kids for Good Grades

By the Duke University Talent Identification Program Ever offer your children money, gifts, or special privileges for every “A” they bring home on their report card? If you do, you’re

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When Praise Goes Awry

By the Duke University Talent Identification Program Praise is a powerful tool that parents and teachers can use to motivate their children. Furthermore, children appear to thrive on praise. Yet

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