As plans come together for this year’s Gifted Education Awareness Week, here is a quick review of last year’s GEAW thanks to Dazzled and Frazzled’s blog.
This year’s GEAW plans will move Gifted awareness further along the road. New parents support groups have formed thanks to GTNetwork Ireland, there is greater awareness among teachers, in particular among primary school teachers, and there have been several newspaper articles which have focused increasingly on the issues affecting gifted children rather than taking the all-too-easy route of pandering to stereotypes. The collapse of the IAGC is increasingly in the dim and distant past and the future is looking decidedly bright. Stay tuned!