Contact Us

Use the form on the right to contact us.


Woodstock, NY
USA

845-679-2310

Gifted Matters 4 Kids is New York State's premiere service for gifted and twice-exceptional learners, developed and provided by Dr. Susan Paynter of Woodstock, NY, child advocate, award-winning educator, and nationally recognized expert on gifted learners.

parent group.png

PTO and Community Workshops

Dr. Susan Paynter — child advocate, award-winning educator and nationally recognized expert on gifted, twice-exceptional students — speaks on a variety of topics in hands-on workshops and lectures for school PTAs/PTOs and communities.

Interactive, lively workshops include hands-on experience. All topics presented as a Community Service at NO charge.

Topics Include:

Is Gifted a Dirty Word?                                                                                   
How the Common Core, Societal Prejudice and Guilt impact our brightest children.

A New Kind of Mind:                                                                   
What Kids need to Know to be Successful in 2015 and beyond.

Is My Child Gifted...                                                                     
Even Though She is Disorganized and Loses Her Homework?

Living with Intensity:                                                                   
The Social and Emotional Side of Being Gifted.

ADHD or Just Smart and Enthusiastic?

Frozen by Perfectionism...
And What to Do About It.

Twice-Exceptional?                                                                                                     
How can my child be so smart but have trouble spelling and reading?

The Friend Formula:
Book Smart but Not Friend Smart?

What the Heck is Differentiation?
And Does it Really Help All Kids?