an outside-the-box child can be exhilarating, frustrating, draining, empowering, fascinating and terrifying all at the same
one hand, your child demonstrates unusual abilities and understanding, but on the other hand, their sensitivities and
intensities can create challenges even with simple things most parents seem to take for granted. Combine all
this with your child's strong need for autonomy and nonnegotiable desire to learn at deeper levels than age
related peers and you can find yourself in a very challenging parenting scenario. It's no wonder why parents
can feel very overwhelmed by the responsibility of shepherding the education and emotional development of a gifted child.
If this sounds familiar, please join our parent support group comprised of parents just like you who are
navigating the ups and downs, joys and challenges of raising gifted children.
We come together to share and support
each other with ideas, conversation and camaraderie in a safe environment.
meets on the First Friday evening of even numbered months beginning Friday, February 3rd 2017, 7pm in
Piedmont California. The private address and additional information will be emailed to those who RSVP using
the online form on this page.
A small donation of $15 is requested at the time of RSVP to ensure attendance
and offset costs.
BLC is now offering two ways to keep up with the latest information on scholarships, enrollment and news! Choose between a
private moderated parent group OR subscribe to BOOM, "Baywood's Own Outreach Magazine" for more info
click here: in-house newsgroup.
To ensure quality discussion and connection, the number of seats is limited, so please
||A small donation of $15 dollars ensures attendance.
2017 Support Group Dates:
Topic: Socialization, Sensitivities, Motivation & Empathy in the classroom
Topic: Education for sensitive, intense, creative learners
Topic: Parent Pick
Topic: Gifted Children of color