- As a gifted teenager you're different from others. Teachers, classmates, even your parents don't understand you. Sometimes you don't understand yourself that well either. This book is full of tips to get through secondary school. How do you deal with fear of failure and hypersensitivity? What if you're not motivated? How do you deal with bullies? And what to do if you know better than the teacher? Jessica Colins is an orthopedagogue and expert in the field of giftedness. She has a private practice, where she works with gifted children and adolescents. This guide has been created in collaboration with some of them. They provided the book with their vision and anecdotes about the topics discussed.