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10 ways to spot a gifted child

 

The gifted child

 

Gifted children are not ‘young Einsteins’ or geniuses in the making but children with above average intelligence who have the capacity to achieve well at school.

Gifted children have a great thirst for knowledge and it is vital that this need is recognised as early as possible so that parents and teachers can give them plenty of opportunities to develop their talents.

 

 

Characteristics of a gifted child


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A level League Tables - Cambridge Qualifying Standard
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