Gifted Recommended Resources

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Gifted and twice-exceptional children are complex (and amazing!) and require modifications in teaching and parenting. Here are a few resources to help you understand your child’s unique characteristics and give you practical tools for supporting your child’s growth.

Gifted Resources


  • A Parent’s Guide to Gifted Children, by James Webb and others
  • Emotional Intensity in Gifted Students, by Christine Fonseca
  • Giftedness 101, by Linda Silverman
  • Living with Intensity, by Susan Daniels and Michael Piechowski
  • Micro-schools: Creating Personalized Learning on a Budget, by Jade Rivera
  • Raising Your Spirited Child, by Mary Sheedy Kurcinka
  • The Explosive Child, by Ross W. Green



Twice-Exceptional Resources

I have found the 2e Newsletter ( to be an amazing resource for parents and teachers of 2e children. I highly recommend a yearly subscription (only $35/year).



  • Different Minds, by Deirdre Lovecky
  • Misdiagnosis and Duel Diagnosis of Gifted Children and Adults, by James Webb and others
  • The Mislabeled Child, by Drs. Eide
  • Twice-Exceptional Gifted Children: Understanding, Teaching, and Counseling Gifted Students, by Beverly Trail
  • Upside-Down Brilliance, by Linda Silverman


I would love to hear what resources have helped you in supporting your gifted and twice-exceptional learners! Let me know in the comments below.



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