Tag Archives: bright kids

Some Considerations for Grade Skipping

I’m trying to sort through all the questions our family attempted to answer when we were wondering if skipping a grade was right for L.  Here are some we thought of that might be helpful to someone else, too: 1.  Is the child emotionally ready? 2.  Does the child make friends easily/adapt to new situations […]

Our School Experience

In the past few weeks, I’ve had three different friends ask me about L.’s experiences in school, as their own kids faced the possibility of skipping a grade.  This post is a synopsis of the past few years for us and L. as a student.  My hope is for parents to find the right solution […]