Fear of failure in the water

Fear of failure in the water

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”– Winston Churchill The Netherlands is a rather wet country, so swimming class is a good idea. I’m very relaxed towards swimming class. I managed to get my A-level when I was... read more
Forward! About adapting & super children

Forward! About adapting & super children

“Help will always be given at Hogwarts to those who ask for it.” ― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Forward! I hop on my bicycle, set the electrical engine to four and hit the bicycle path. Add in a little music (Thunderstruck by ACDC) and soon... read more
Stefan about his experiences parenting highly gifted kids

Stefan about his experiences parenting highly gifted kids

“There are two things a child should be given by its parents: roots and wings.” – Goethe I had thought to start my first column on a strong note. Something about over-excitability, intensity or perhaps another distinctive subject. Something clear, with good examples,... read more
Smartest people in the world

Smartest people in the world

Who are the Leonardo da Vinci’s and Albert Einsteins of the present day? Sometimes it’s fun to imagine what children will learn in school hundred years from now. Are you curious who the thirty smartest people in the world are? Read the... read more