Tag Archives: Jim Delisle

Underachieving or Refusing to Play the Game?

I agree 100% with the article “Gifted Underachievers: Underachieving or Refusing To Play the Game?” I recently had a student tell me that he was not motivated to do anything about his D in a class because, even though he … Continue reading

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No, Not Everyone is Gifted

Jim Delisle is a Colorado favorite.  He’s a straight shooter, and does not mince words.  His new book, Dumbing Down America, is his latest attempt to highlight what is not working for our gifted students in the education system. I … Continue reading

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Becoming President-Elect Means I’m Planning Now For Colorado Gifted Conference In Fall

As the new President-Elect for the Colorado Association of Gifted and Talented (CAGT), one of my duties is to organize committees to run the annual CAGT Conference that’s held every October in Denver. This year it will be on Oct … Continue reading

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