Talents and Needs

“It is the child in man that is the source of his uniqueness and creativeness, and the playground is the optimal milieu for the unfolding of his capabilities and talents.”
– Eric Hoffer 1902-1983

This section of LifeStages in devoted to the uniqueness of each child. We will present current information concerning the unique talents and needs of children through the ages. Special attention is given to children’s learning profiles ranging from the gifted child to children with a variety of unique needs such as Dyslexia, Autism, Learning Disabilities, etc. Resources, educational materials, and referral sources may also be referenced in order for parents to gain access to more information about their specific area of interest for their child. This section is divided into three areas that include Gifted and Talented, Learning Styles and Abilities, and Physical Abilities.