Davidson Database - What's New




The Davidson Gifted Database is your gateway to a wealth of information about the gifted population. This database houses thousands of resources and hundreds of articles for gifted students, as well as their parents and educators. This page is a monthly summary of new additions to the database:
 
Articles
Communicating Effectively with Your Gifted Child’s School
This article provides parents with a wealth of advice on communicating with their gifted students' teachers.

List of Scholarships for Younger Students
This state-specific list of scholarships is geared toward younger gifted students.

What to say to your gifted child...about being gifted
This article provides parents advice on explaining giftedness to students


Resources
Coping for Capable Kids: Strategies for Parents, Teachers, and Students
Based on years of research and experience, this book is actually two books in one—an exciting easy-to-read, high-interest book for bright students and a book for parents and teachers.

Discover Genomics Internship Program (Rockville, MD & La Jolla, CA)
This program provides opportunities to inspire young scientists and other science professionals through a research program/work experience tailored to each participant's education level and capabilities. 

Helios Scholars at TGen (Phoenix, AZ)
This eight-week summer internship program in biomedical research is open to Arizona high school, undergraduate, graduate and medical school students. Interns work full-time on a research project under the mentorship of a TGen scientist to unravel the genetic components of diabetes, neurological disease and cancer.

Joyce Ivy Foundation
This nonprofit organization is committed to the academic advancement and leadership development of young women from the Midwest.

Magee-Womens - High School Summer Internship Program in Research (Pittsburgh, PA)
This program provides current high school juniors and seniors with the opportunity to participate in basic or clinical research projects with the goal of promoting interest in biomedical research as a potential career.

Rockefeller University's Summer Science Program (New York, NY)
This program (SSRP) is designed to offer intellectually curious, highly motivated high school students with a strong aptitude in the life or physical sciences a total-immersion experience in laboratory research.

Summer Math and Science Honors Academy (SMASH) (CA)
SMASH is a free of cost, STEM-intensive, college preparatory program for underrepresented high school students of color
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