Why We Are Not Testing Our Gifted Son

I have found an interesting irony as we have discovered that our son is gifted. There is now this ‘push’ to have him tested to see exactly how ‘gifted’ he is. Yet if we were to find out and quantify his giftedness, there are very few resources for home schooling gifted kids. I still need better resources because we’re still home schooling him, but we have decided not to have him tested. Reason #1: Socialization I will admit that the only reason I put this as reason #1 was because it’s the first thing people ask us when they find … Continue reading