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It’s short for twice-exceptional, a term often used to describe kids who are exceptional because they’re gifted and because they have learning disabilities, learning disorders, attention difficulties, or just plain learning differences. Find out more.


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Current Issue – November/December, 2014

Focus: Dyscalculia

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Publishers' Letter – Read an introduction to this issue.

Math Limits – Renee Hamilton-Newman, founder of dyscalculia.org, tells about her own math disability and offers strategies for teaching children who struggle with these learning issues. (Available to subscribers)

2e: A Dyscalculia Story K. Mayer shares personal experiences not only to offer hope to those considering homeschooling a 2e child, but also to inform others about dyscalculia, a math learning disability. Read it.

I > Dyscalculia Irene Hila relates how words have never been a problem for her, but those pesky numbers.... Read it.

Conference Coverage Coverage of sessions from NAGC’s Annual Convention. (Available to subscribers)

2e Tech: Book Trailers: The End of the Book Report for Bored, Gifted Learners? Read it.

Dr. Sylvia Rimm: Girls Who Underachieve in Math Read it.

Bob Seney on Books: The Absolute Value of Mike Read it.

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Spotlight on 2e Series

Informative, easy-to-understand 25- to 40-page booklets. Great for expanding your own understanding of twice-exceptionality or for helping others better understand these often misunderstood kids. Two booklets also available as PDFs.

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The Latest Booklet in the Spotlight on 2e Series

Now available: The Twice-exceptional Child with Dyslexia. Find out more about the series or place your order.

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2e on YouTube

Check out our YouTube channel, Your2eTV. There's a video on "the basics" — use it to let those unfamiliar with twice-exceptionality discover what it's all about. Another video features 2e expert Susan Baum providing some basic tips to both parents and educators. And a third video features educational consultant Matthew Wanzenberg on the transition from high school to college for twice-exceptional students, and how a coach can help during that transition.

From the Blog

January 22: Finding a school, support for gifted ed, more myths, and more. See the most recent post. See all past postings.

5 Things You Can Do to Be More Engaged in the 2e Community

We understand that whatever role you have in the 2e community (and some of you have multiple roles), you’re likely to be challenged for time. That said, we’d like to offer some ideas for ways in which we can all strengthen our community. Read more.


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