Books 

Being Smart about Gifted Children:  A Guidebook for Parents and Educators by DJ Matthews and JF Foster

 

Early Childhood Gifted Education by Nancy Hertzog, Ph.D.

 

Gifted Young Children:  A Guide for Teachers and Parents by Louise Porter

 

Guiding the Gifted Child:  A Practical Source for Parents and Teachers by James T. Webb, Elizabeth A. Meckstroth, and Stephanie S. Tolan

 

Smart Boys:  Talent, Manhood, and the Search for Meaning and Smart Girls:  A New Psychology of Girls, Women, and Giftedness by Barbara A. Kerr

 

Your Gifted Child:  How to Recognize and Develop the Special Talents in Your Child from Birth to Age Seven by Joan Franklin Smutny, Kathleen Veenker, and Stephen Veenker

Articles

What is giftedness? by Linda Silverman, Ph.D., founder of the Gifted Development Center

The Clouds Project:  Challenge for our Teachers by Ren Cedar Fuller, published in the NAGC Early Childhood Education newsletter

 

Is my preschooler gifted? by Deborah Ruf, Ph.D

 

The new preschool is crushing kids by Erika Christakis, published in The Atlantic

 

A Mathematician’s Lament by Paul Lockhart, research mathematician

Websites

Hoagie’s Gifted:  A clearinghouse for information about gifted education

National Association for Gifted Children

Northwest Gifted Child Association:  Keeps a list of local camps & classes

Washington Association of Educators of the Talented and Gifted

Davidson Institute for Talent Development:  

Primarily focused on highly gifted children

Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted