Category: Research & Evaluation

69 - Which Cognitive Abilities Are Important for Gifted and Twice-Exceptional Achievement?

Friday, Nov 16
3:15 PM – 4:15 PM

Which cognitive abilities are most important for academic achievement in reading, math, and writing? Although much research has examined this question in the general population, are the same abilities important for individuals who are gifted or gifted with a learning disability? This presentation reviews a study that examined these questions with a nationally representative sample and standardized assessments.


Danika Maddocks

Postdoctoral Clinician
Minneapolis, MN
Minneapolis, Minnesota