To be able to win, having a superior natural ability is not enough. Children need to know how to use that gift in the right way, in the right environment.
So inspiring to see Phelps making a great comeback in Rio this year! He welcomed the challenges in his life, learnt from them, got back in the pool to do what he is good at -that is winning medals.
All children are special. There is no doubt about that. They have unique strengths, gifts, and talents to be discovered and nourished . However, being identified as gifted seems to be on another level