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News - August 31, 2012

Startup schools for 'gifted' emerge as state cuts public funding

New groups embrace definitions for 'giftedness' that go beyond IQ

by Chris Kenrick

As public schools reduce extra services for gifted children following state funding cuts, a few startup private schools and support networks have emerged locally with a broader definition of "gifted."

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Staff Writer Chris Kenrick can be emailed at ckenrick@paweekly.com.