NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children Setting & Symbolism

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The Magic Castle night club

The Magic Castle is a night club that promises celebrities a night without attention or newspaper photographers. Cary Grant used to work at the Magic Castle, posing as a Cary Grant look-alike.

Wechsler Preschool and Primary Scale of Intelligence (WPPSI)

The WPPSI is a series of tests and exercises for assessing the intelligence of students for the purpose of school admission.

Intelligence Quotient (IQ)

IQ is a measurement of a person's intelligence as compared to other people at that person's age. An IQ of 100 means that the person is normal. An IQ higher than100 means that they are more advanced.

Emotional intelligence

Emotional intelligence is an idea, promoted by Dr. Daniel Goleman, that intellectual measurements might miss the important parts of a person's intelligence, and that the ability to discern and respond to people's emotions might be a useful predictor of students' talents...

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