Did you ever wonder what inspires happy high achieving children? Many do. After years teaching and supervising gifted programs, Dr. Marjorie DelBello concluded that the real "experts" were their savvy parents, and here she shares their key beliefs and strategies that can bump up any child's profile. Lots of lists and anecdotal nuances make for easy reading. This is the missing manual that parents, grandparents, caregivers and presenters have been looking for--a handbook to help develop the whole child of any age, and one to be consulted through the years.