There are many definitions and theories of giftedness. They come from educators, psychologists, and policy makers and can emphasize achievement, ability, or inner experience, among other things. Below are just a few definitions. If you are here, you have an inkling that your kid might be gifted. After exploring giftedness in an academic way, come join some parent suppers and get some local perspectives on giftedness and raising and meeting the needs of gifted kids. Our families will be happy to help you explore giftedness and share their accumulated experiences.