Hoagies logo
Shop Amazon and support Hoagies' Page. Thanks!

ParentsEducatorsKids Fun!What's New?Gifted 101CommunityConferencesShop Hoagies!PC SecurityAbout
                 ↑Teachers find help here                           ↑ Everyone needs community


Barnes & Noble

Click on Shop Hoagies' Page before you visit your favorite on-line stores including Amazon and many more of your favorite stores.  Thanks for making Hoagies' Gifted community possible!

Your donations help keep Hoagies' Gifted Education Page on-line.

Support Hoagies' Page!

ERIC logo

What Keeps Hoagies' Gifted Education Page Online?

You Do!
                                                A request, by Shulamit Widawsky

Hoagies' Gifted Education Page Needs YOU.

Hoagies' Gifted, Inc. is a labor of love and commitment, and now a U.S. 501(c)3 charity!
Hoagies' Gifted depends on those who benefit from it You. This website generates no income except your individual donations, and sales through its associates/affiliates programs.  When you click on a Hoagies' Gifted affiliate link before you make a purchase using the link as your gateway to that site you support Hoagies' Page with a few cents from the sale of each item you purchase, at no extra cost to you.

Thanks to a Hoagies' Gifted Education Page visitor who suggests... 
Click and drag this link to your browser toolbar: Shop Hoagies' Page or Amazon

Then click on Shop Hoagies' Page or Amazon on your toolbar before you do your regular internet shopping. Voila! You're supporting Hoagies' Page.

Already an Amazon Smile customer?  You can support your Smile charity and Hoagies' Gifted, Inc. too!  Use this
Amazon Smile link instead!

For those who would rather donate directly to Hoagies' Page, click...

 Or mail donations directly to:

Hoagies' Gifted, Inc.
256 Eagleview Boulevard, PMB 123
Exton, PA 19341


Carolyn K. started Hoagies' Gifted Education Page in 1997. Originally, it was simply a single page link site, set up to use as an example web page, for a class she had been asked to teach on web page design. Carolyn was not the first person to write a website for gifted issues, but she realized that a single place for parents and teachers of gifted kids to find links to all the gifted sites on the Internet would be useful. Remember, this was before there were many search engines, and well before search engine "spiders" accomplished automatic listing updates. Finding websites on particular subjects was not yet easy or standardized. Carolyn's new link page was first central location on the Internet for Gifted Education Information.

Some years ago, Carolyn told me that once she started keeping Hoagies' Page updated, she had in mind to keep it as comprehensive as possible. None of us imagined how vast the Internet was going to become! To the best of her ability, she has continued to do this, even through family, health, and financial difficulties. As of my writing this, Hoagies has over 20,000 links on over 1,150 pages, as well as calendars, articles, and archives. Keeping it all updated, and continuing to find more to organize and post for over a decade and a half, is truly Carolyn's labor of love and commitment to those of us who parent or work with the gifted.

Considering her talents and commitment, I am sure Carolyn could earn a more impressive income to help support her family, if she were not writing Hoagies' Gifted. As a professional in the gifted field myself, who has often sent clients to her phenomenal website, I shudder to imagine how many people like you and me would fare, having to scour the entire Internet to find all the information about giftedness culled together here! Not only has Carolyn made searching for information regarding all things gifted, an easier, streamlined affair by personally reviewing every piece of information on this site, she has also taken upon herself to become the unofficial "archiver" of gifted articles that would vanish entirely from the Internet, if Carolyn didn't include them here.

Our gifted children benefit, and we benefit, by the work Carolyn K. does in keeping Hoagies' the useful website that it is. Making sure there is enough income generated by this site to keep Carolyn and Hoagies' Gifted out of debt, is our responsibility: mine and yours. We are her readers, we are the beneficiaries of Carolyn's hard work. But you can support the continued functioning of this website painlessly. Clicking through the various "affiliate program" icons that are found on every page on the site when you buy something on the Internet (like clicking the "Amazon.com" link, when buying something through Amazon.com, etc.) means that those companies consider Hoagies' Gifted website an "affiliate sales" site, and the site earns a small (very small) commission with each purchase. This costs you no money, but you can consider it a long-term memory test to come back to Hoagies' when you are planning on buying some book or gift or something, online, and click through to the site from Hoagies first. Don't worry, the companies are not spying on you somehow, just because you got to their website by following their advertising link on this website. But there is code in the link that automatically makes sure your purchase is tracked as a benefit to Hoagies' Page.

If you have more money than memory (hmm...I think that is me) and coming back to click through just isn't going to happen every time, then you will appreciate the option of donating $5 or $10 a year, through the PayPal Donate button. You don't have to remember anything. Just do it now, and happily peruse the site for the next year knowing you have done your part to support Hoagies' Gifted Education Page, and Carolyn. Of course, my father, who was a consummate fund raiser, would tell me that I have erred in suggesting only five to ten dollars. So in his honor, I will add, that if you have the means, you are certainly welcome to add as many zeros to those numbers as you wish.

Help spread the word by purchasing Hoagies' Gifted logo mugs, caps, t-shirts and other great looking stuff.

I did intend to keep this request short, and I see I have not succeeded. Therefore, I will stop here.

Thank you for your commitment to keeping Hoagies' Page on the 'Net,

Shulamit Widawsky  www.shulamit.info

To learn more about the history of Hoagies' Gifted Education Page and Carolyn K. herself, please see  Who Am I? and Speaking Appearances.

Affiliate Programs  Support Hoagies' Gifted Education Page, by clicking on these links before placing items in your cart...

Books / Magazines

Toys and more!

Electronics / Software

AbeBooks AbeBooks.com. Thousands of booksellers - millions of books. AmazonToys 1&1 Hosting  1&1 Web Hosting
Alibris Alibris: Books, Music, & Movies AreYouGame?  Amazon Unbox
and Amazon Software
Or click here for Amazon Smile
Back to Basics Back to Basics Toys  
Amazon Canada BBC Shop Buy.com Buy.com
     Holiday Superstore!
Amazon UK Big Fish GoDaddy www.godaddy.com
Audible Audiobooks at audible.com! Cengage Brain HP
Barnes & NobleBarnes & Noble Chinaberry Chinaberry iTunes Apple iTunes
BooksAMillion booksamillion.com: books, toys, tech, & more. Discovery Store Shop at the Discovery Channel Store. Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
Book Closeouts FunAgain Games NewEgg Once You Know, You Newegg
Chinaberry Affiliate program pending Hearthsong! HearthSong WebWhacker
Highlights Highlights Catalog Highlights Highlights Catalog  
Indigo Books & Music (Canada) chapters.indigo.ca  
Prufrock Press
      Free Shipping! Use code HOAGIES
World's Biggest LEGO Shop LEGO Shop at Home



Nerd Shirts & Other Gear

Melissa & Doug Melissa & Doug-Leading Designer of Education Toys Cascio Interstate Music The Outlet - Cascio Interstate Music
CafePress Shop or Create What's on Your Mind at CafePress
    including Hoagies' Gifted Online
National Geographic Shop the National Geographic Online Store Good Sam Club Join the Good Sam Club!
Computer Gear Oriental Trading Company
Oriental Trading Company, Inc.
HotTopic HotTopic.com! Puzzle Master Jelly Belly Shop Jelly Belly
TeePublic The Scholastic Store SSOMicroLogo_88x31 Sharper Image Sharper Image Logo 88x31
ThinkGeek  ShopPBS.org ShopPBS.Org Walmart Wal-Mart.com USA, LLC

Language Learning

Tell Me More TELL ME MORE Language Software    

Thanks for Supporting Hoagies' Page!

Show your support for Hoagies' Gifted Education Page!  Add one of our graphics to your blog or website.  Thanks!






Barnes & Noble

Recommended best links, also visit Hoagies' Don't Miss! Recommended best products, also visit Hoagies' Shopping Guide: Gifts for the Gifted

Back Home Next

Print Hoagies' Page
business cards...

Hoaiges' Page business card
prints on Avery 8371
or similar cardstock

Visit this page on the Internet at
Hoagies' Gifted, Inc. is a non-profit organization recognized under Section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code.
Your contribution is tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.

Contact us by e-mail at Hoagies' Gifted, Inc.
Subscribe to our Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or Pinterest pages for more interesting links
Copyright 1997-2020 by Hoagies' Gifted, Inc., All Rights Reserved. Click for Privacy Policy