Gifted children put to the test
Child Genius, SBS, Monday at 7.30pm
DR SUSAN Carland (pictured) searches for Australia’s brightest child in SBS’s new six-part series.
Child Genius isa documentary series that quizzes the country’s smartest kids and meets the parents behind them.
For more than a decade, Australia’s education performance has been declining on the world stage. As a nation, we pride ourselves on our sporting excellence while academic achievements are often overlooked.
In a unique competition format, 19 gifted children aged seven to 12 will display their brilliant minds and amazing memories in a thrilling competition that celebrates phenomenal academic achievements.
It also gives a unique insight into the joys and challenges of parenting a gifted child.