General Information and History
About Us - History, Background, Beliefs
About Us - Overview of Our Programs and Services
About Us - Our Founders, The Davidsons
Davidson Database - Timeline of the Davidson Institute
Profoundly Gifted Young People
Davidson Database - Frequently Asked Questions - Profoundly Gifted Students & Gifted Education
Davidson Database - Twelve Cost Effective Options for Educating Gifted Students
Davidson Database - Characteristics of Intellectually Advanced Young People
Davidson Database - IQ and Educational Needs
Davidson Database - National Statistics - Why our Nation Needs to Educate our Gifted and Talented Youth
Press Room - Davidson Institute Press Clippings
Programs - Applications and Deadlines
Summary of Programs - Outreach Information
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CBS Sunday Morning (2005) - video clip about the Davidson Institute and our founders.
YouTube video (2006) - video clip with the Davidsons explaining why they started the Davidson Academy.
Started in 1999, the Davidson Institute for Talent Development is a 501(c)3 private operating foundation. Our mission is to recognize, nurture and support profoundly intelligent young people ages 18 and under, and to provide opportunities for them to develop their talents to make a positive difference.
Profoundly gifted students are those who score in the 99.9th percentile on IQ and achievement tests. Read more about this population in this article.