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Gifted and talented students are also Special Needs. In many cases they are ahead of their peers academically. But behind socially. This gets especially bad if they skip a grade.

It is good that she has the interest in marching band and TKD. Those are good pursuits. Tutoring is a worthwhile option. Many college students hire themselves out as tutors. Working with a college-age student can have significant motivation.