What BS. There are as many styles of parenting and educating 'gifted' kids as there are 'non-gifted' kids. If anything, the parenting paradigm I see most frequently (as the parent of a 'gifted' 9-year-old) trends towards pushing their kids harder.
The means-and-ends moralists, or non-doers, always end up on their ends without any means. -- Saul Alinsky