Why there’s no such thing as a gifted child

Posted On: 8/3/2017 4:59 PM

Girl working intently on weaving loom"Einstein, the epitome of a genius, clearly had curiosity, character and determination. He struggled against rejection in early life but was undeterred. Did he think he was a genius or even gifted? No. He once wrote: “It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer. Most people say that it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is character.”"

Read more in The Guardian - July 25, 2017


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