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Sherrlene Uy

Teacher - English and Research, Glendale School, Inc. (QC, Phil)

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What are the challenges that gifted and creative individuals face at present?

Hi everyone! I am working on a research about the gifted and creative individuals. I'd like to know what are the challenges that the gifted and creative people experience in your country. Share your thoughts please :) Thanks!

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    Feb 22 2013: Because of their smaller numbers in any given population, I think there might not be enough (organization of) gifted mentors or role models for the young. As well, we largely have school systems designed by unimaginative people who can only think of preparing kids for the Sheep or Shepherd lots in life. Labour or Management. Some exhausting Darwinian pyramid scheme mostly measurable by money or reputation in the end.
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      Feb 23 2013: Yeah I believe so too,,, Most schools nowadays are tailored in such a way that we are still tied up with books and whatever curriculum is given that we're forced to do the rudimentary things.Pretty frustrating right? Thanks Genevieve!

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