Topics: Talent

Character Development: Grit

Developing Character: Grit

Parenting can be so overwhelming.  I find that often there are just too many plates to spin, too many balls [...]
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Genius is Made, Not Born?

Genius Is Made, Not Born?

Parents demand a lot from their children nowadays. From extracurricular activities to accelerated learning programs, children are asked to demonstrate [...]
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Your Child Finds His Passion

Exploring, with Patience, Until Your Child Finds His Passion

We have one child, a son, who didn’t find his passion until he was 25 – and what he chose surprised us all. As an [...]
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Raising Intelligent Children with Learning Difference

In the effort to help our children negotiate today’s challenging academic environments, parents and teachers have become vigilant in their [...]
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Helping Your Child Find Their Passion: Creative Writing and How It Can Lead to a Successful Future

Helping Your Child Find Their Passion: Creative Writing and ...

Growing up as a foster youth, I had a hard time adjusting to society and finding where I belonged. Between [...]
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Selective Pre-College Programs

Ten Most Selective Pre-college Programs You Need to Know

Selectivity is a tricky metric for evaluating the quality of a program. Does it necessarily mean that a program is [...]
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Public Speaking Tips For Elementary School Children

Public Speaking Tips For Elementary School Children

Confidence in public speaking is an important tool for your elementary school child to have. In fact, the benefits of [...]
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Yes, Even My Kids Need Camp

Confessions of a Camp Director: Yes, Even My Kids Need Camp

When parents drop their campers off at camp, they see a well-oiled machine: the people, the facility, and the programs [...]
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Connect the Dots

Connect the Dots

I cannot draw a straight line, so my long and winding road has a twist here and a turn there. When I picked up my [...]
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Fractions are key to success in algebra

Fractions Are the Key to Success in Algebra

Fractions and division are widely used within all areas of mathematics, which means that you are likely to face them [...]
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