Why We Need the Label

Institute for Educational Advancement - Connecting bright minds; nurturing intellectual and personal growth

As a society, we needed a word to describe people whose experience of life is measurably different than their peers

Finding Balance at Yunasa

IEA’s Yunasa offers the cultivation of the physical, intellectual, emotional, social, and spiritual health for gifted kids

Managing the Holiday Season with Gifted Children

by Nicole LaChance, Marketing & Communications Coordinator The holidays are a stressful time for everyone, but can be even more so for families with gifted children. Between intensities, veering from […]

Yoga Routines for Kids

Yoga has been proven to have many benefits for both the mind and body. In addition to toning muscles and improving overall physical health, yoga helps reduce stress, manage anxiety […]

Quirks of the Gifted Brain

by Nicole LaChance, Marketing and Communications Coordinator The gifted brain is a unique place. In fact, it is so unique that many of the complexities of giftedness are still not […]

The Bright Side of Overexcitabilities in Gifted Children

Gifted children often experience overexcitabilities, also called intensities. These areas of heightened stimulation are categorized in five areas: psychomotor, sensual, imaginational, intellectual, and emotional. Though overexcitabilities are not, in and […]