Twice Exceptional

"Learning Differently"

ADD, LD, Anxiety, 2e, and More

Learning disabilities affect people of all ability levels. Sometimes, learning disabilities are experienced by extremely gifted people who have above average abilities in academic areas.

These people are often referred to as “twice exceptional,” because giftedness can pose additional challenges beyond LD. Check the websites below for more info!

Born to Explore:  The other side of Gifted

SENG: Supporting the Emotional Needs of Gifted Students

Before Referring a Gifted Child for ADD Evaluation:

Gifted Kids and ADHD (scholarly article)