Many thanks to Dr. Jane Englund, UVA Adjunct Professor in Gifted Education, for her wonderful presentation last week on the Social and Emotional Development of Gifted Children and the Complexities of Successful Parenting of Gifted Children.  We appreciate her sharing her research and insights!
Jane Englund received her Ed.D. in Educational Psychology /Gifted from the University of Virginia. She has been involved in the field for over 25 years, both as a parent of “eccentric learners” and as an educator. Her research interests include the social and emotional development of gifted children, underachievement, multicultural education, and adult gifted.