The boy who knew too much: a child prodigy

This is the true story of scientific child prodigy, and former baby genius, Ainan Celeste Cawley, written by his father. It is the true story, too, of his gifted brothers and of all the Cawley family. I write also of child prodigy and genius in general: what it is, and how it is so often neglected in the modern world. As a society, we so often fail those we should most hope to see succeed: our gifted children and the gifted adults they become. Site Copyright: Valentine Cawley, 2006 +

Sunday, September 02, 2012

The challenges that gifted people face

One of my articles: "The challenges that gifted people face", has been published, today, in The Star, Malaysia's largest circulation English daily newspaper, (at 1.286 million readers during the week and 1.175 million readers on Sunday).

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Blogger Shannon said...

Great article!! Our family is facing some of the challenges you mentioned here. Finding a rare opportunity often involves sacrifice - relocation to be close to a great mentor, the expense of expertise,
hiring a student advocate . . .

Your article was very informative!! Thank you!


3:51 PM  
Blogger Valentine Cawley said...

Thank you Shannon for your feedback. Sometimes, I write articles and I have no idea whether they have impacted anyone makes one wonder sometimes whether to write them or not. So, it is really good to hear such good feedback. Thank you.

I hope it all works out for you and your children.

5:04 PM  

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