One Size Does Not Fit All
No Where to Fit In?
I’m a mom to a son that is 2e. Most people probably don’t even know what 2e is… 2e is also called twice expectational. Kids that are both gifted in an area and disabled in an area fall into the 2e category. These students are special needs but they are also gifted.
In school the 2e kids frequently hear phrases like, your child doesn’t qualify for an IEP because they are doing too well academically. Their disability is not affecting their progress in school so we cannot provide services. We are doing everything we would do anyway, so your…