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Asynchronous development

When the pace of a child‘s development varies from one area of development to another, this is referred to as asynchronous development. Sometimes gifted people progress faster in their cognitive development than in the areas of emotional, physical, or psychomotor development.

The authors Nicole Miceli and Anne-Kathrin Stiller have developed this glossary together with the Fachportal Team. The glossary was translated by Daniel Shatwell and edited by Lisa Trierweiler.