A version of this article by Christine Deitz, Ed.D., associate director, and Ann Robinson, Ph.D., founding director, of the Jodie Mahony Center for Gifted, appeared in Parenting for High Potential (June 2017).
"There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and your own self,”  Aldous Huxley.
THE HIGH FLYER post is by Stephen Noonoo, a freelance writer, editor, and ed tech consultant.
The National Moment of Rememberance, 3:00 p.m. local time on Memorial Day, honors the men and women of the United States who died in the pursuit of freedom and peace.
A version of this HIGH FLYER post was originally published by the 74.