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2012 Davidson Fellows $50,000, $25,000 and $10,000 Scholarships If you are a student who will be 18 or younger as of Oct. 4, 2012 and are working on a graduate-level project in any field of study, please consider applying for the 2012 Davidson Fellows scholarship. The Davidson Institute for Talent […]

Updates from Davidson Institute


by Karl Bunday Parents of gifted children in Minnesota from time to time find that a particular course at their local school is designed for a different level of background or a different learning pace from what their children are ready for. Minnesota state policy, set by the Legislature, includes […]

Parental Curriculum Review & Gifted Students


Following is a listing of books recommended by members of MCGT for adults. Some of these books are out of print and therefore not available to purchase, but you might find them at your local library. Books about Giftedness and/or Parenting: College Planning for Gifted Students (3rd ed.), by Sandra […]

MCGT Suggested Book List for Adults



Following is a listing of books recommended by members of MCGT for children. These are favorites of gifted children and the adults who love them. A synopsis and/or recommended age follows the title when the person suggesting the book included that information. In addition, several folks on our Yahoo! member […]

Books for Young Readers


Raising and nurturing a gifted child can be an exciting yet daunting challenge. This brochure defines giftedness and offers some insight into what parents can do to act as their child’s best advocate throughout the school years. Perceptions of giftedness vary even among gifted-education specialists. Today, giftedness generally includes a […]

How Can I Support My Gifted Child?


If you have been thinking about looking for the best learning environment for your gifted child, lots of options are available, and making a choice may feel overwhelming. These articles suggest what to consider, what to look for, and what to ask as you gather the information. Even if you […]

School Options for Gifted and Talented Children