How to Support Your Bright Child


As a parent of a bright or gifted child, you might want to familiarise yourself with strategies and tips for how to best support your child and stimulate them to reach their potential.

Based at the University of NSW, GERRIC is one of about ten substantial centres worldwide dedicated to gifted education research. GERRIC offers information and courses for parents and has assembled articles on topics such as how to identify if your child is gifted, tips for how to support gifted children and gifted children with disability.

Explore these topics and more below:

Is Your Child Gifted? What to Look for, Why You Should Know | Psychology Today Australia
Gifted Kids – Signs, Challenges, and More (
Parenting Strategies to Motivate Underachieving Gifted Students – Gifted Today (
Gifted Learners with Disability: Questions and Answers (

In our Resources and Links section (link to this section) you can find more information on GERRIC and other organisations and institutions that can help you access information on these and related topics.

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