Education News Archive - August 07, 2005

This study documents the experiences of parents raising African American children who have been identified as gifted. There is a small but growing body of research exploring the experiences and issues of gifted African American children.

To fill a gap in the literature, this article provides a comprehensive, concise, and current overview of the state laws- specifically, statutes and regulations-concerning gifted education for K-12 students. The models for these laws form two broad categories.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.