The third week of every July is known as National Parenting Gifted Children Week. This is a week of awareness for gifted children and their parents. Many gifted children have unique emotional needs or communication styles. This can be challenging for parents trying to support their gifted children. Fortunately, tips and advice can help children and parents alike.
Tips for Parenting a Gifted Child
One great tip would be to seek out other parents of gifts children. Planning a community get together can help relieve stress and help you pick the brains of other parents. Another great tip is to take care of yourself; when the parent is happy and stress-free so are the children. You can find the secret to happy parenthood here.
Looking for other tips during National Parenting Gifted Children Week? Research children organization’s in your area or you can look to national organizations for advice. One example is the National Association for Gifted Children.