I think my child is gifted. How do I know for sure?
Without academic indicators, educators, let alone parents, find it difficult to determine if a child is gifted. Even tests such as the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC), a roughly two-hour oral test, don't always accurately reflect giftedness. However, schools that offer gifted programs do use tests and various assessments of intellectual, behavioural and other factors, so that's the best place to start.
Read more about how gifted children learn and what schools are doing to ensure they shine. Article : Look on the Bright Side
Looking for a school offering a gifted program? Here's a list of schools for gifted kids to begin your search.
I'm thinking about placing my 6 year old in Richmond Hill Montessori & Elementary Private School. Any parents that can offer their experience of that school would be appreciated. Thank you very much....
I have a student from Australia who has passed grade 11 and would like to enroll in grade 12. Will he be given credits for 10/11 and would he need to do provincial exams? Does he need an ICES evaluation to validate credits offered for grade 10/11?