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Gifted and talented children with special educational needs: lifting underachievement in dual and multiple exceptionalities

ByDIANE MONTGOMERY

In the gifted education field, dual or double exceptionality (2E) is a term used to describe those learners who are potentially very able or who have a talent (a special gift in a performance or skill area) and in addition to this have a special educational need (SEN) such as dyslexia, or ADHD.