Parenting a gifted or twice-exceptional child can be a challenge. I wouldn’t change our journey for the world, but parenting and educating our PG/2E son has been one of our life’s greatest challenges. I have learned so much from him and I always tell folks that he is my wisest teacher.
If you are new to the gifted/2E parenting journey, welcome! Hang on to your hat, because you are in for one wild ride! Today, I’m sharing some of my favorite gifted resources and I hope that they help you on this journey.
40+ Sites To Bookmark if Your Child is Gifted
Here are some of my absolute favorite gifted sites, from web pages to support groups, to blogs written by parents and educators. I am hoping I didn’t miss anyone. Feel free to add your favorites in the comments so that we can grow our tribe!
I am eternally grateful for the following websites. They were instrumental early on, when we were first learning about giftedness, but they continue to be sources of resources and comfort.
- Davidson Institute
- Gifted Homeschoolers Forum
- Hoagies’ Gifted Education Page
- National Association of Gifted Children
- PG Retreat
- Raising Poppies
- The TAGFAM Project: Families of Talented and Gifted
Parenting and educating gifted children can be a lonely venture. I always say to my gifted friends, “What did folks do before the internet!?” Thankfully, nowadays we have a gifted world right at our fingertips! Here are some of my favorite gifted blogs.
- My Little Poppies
- Atlas Educational
- Crushing Tall Poppies
- Eclectic Homeschooling
- Empowering Parents To Teach
- Everyday Learning
- Gifted Challenges
- Gifted Parenting Support
- Gifted Unschooling
- Gluten-Free Mum
- Great Peace Academy
- Hoagies’ Nibbles and Bits
- Houseful of Chaos
- Incredible Journey of Giftedness
- Jade Ann Rivera
- Laughing at Chaos
- Life With Intensity
- Lemon Lime Adventures
- Our Journey Westward
- Planet Smarty Pants
- Raising Lifelong Learners
- Red, White, and Grew
- Sallie Borink Learning
- Sceleratus Classical Academy
- Sprite’s Site
- STEAM Powered Classroom
- Supporting Gifted Learners
- The Cardinal House
- The Learning Lab
- Through a Stronger Lens
- Unschool Rules
- Up Parenting Creek
- We Are All Mad Here: Homeschooling Hatters
- Wenda Sheard, J.D. Ph.D. Thoughts on Life and Learning
- Your Rainforest Mind
Readers favorite My Little Poppies Gifted/2E Posts:
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Cait co-hosts The Homeschool Sisters Podcast and is co-founder of Raising Poppies, a community for parents of gifted and twice-exceptional children. Cait is also founder of the Family Book Club at My Little Poppies, a fantastic community of book-loving parents and the Gameschool Community at My Little Poppies, a vibrant community of gameschoolers.
Cait is a contributing writer for Simple Homeschool. Her work has also appeared on The Huffington Post, The Mighty, Scary Mommy, GeekMom, and many others. You can find her on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Instagram
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