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A about parenting and educating gifted and talented kids from Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth (CTY).

A about parenting and educating gifted and talented kids from Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth (CTY).
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United States

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A about parenting and educating gifted and talented kids from Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth (CTY).

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 03: Twice-Exceptional

9/25/2018
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Megan Foley Nicpon, counseling psychology professor at the University of Iowa and researcher at the Belin-Blank Center, joins CTY's Jonathan Plucker for a wide-ranging discussion of twice-exceptional learners, including what “twice-exceptional” (or “2e”) means, the unique barriers and challenges 2e students face, and how their needs differ from those of other high-ability learners.

Duration:00:14:46

Episode 02: Screen Time

9/18/2018
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NPR's Anya Kamenetz, author of "The Art of Screen Time: How Your Family Can Balance Digital Media and Real Life," talks with CTY's Jonathan Plucker about the promise and pitfalls of digital media for very bright kids, and offers advice on what parents can do to help make screen time positive and productive for their child.

Duration:00:16:02

Episode 01: Undermotivation

9/10/2018
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CTY's Julian C. Stanley Professor of Talent Development Jonathan Plucker talks with Dr. Michael Matthews, Program Director for the Academically/Intellectually Gifted graduate programs at UNC Charlotte, about the problem of underachievement among very bright children and how parents and teachers can help motivate underachieving students.

Duration:00:18:55