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What is Giftedness?

The Definition & Meaning of Being Gifted Children who are gifted are defined as those who demonstrate an advanced ability or potential in one or more specific areas when compared…

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Cool College Programs for Gifted Students

Cool College Programs for Gifted Students College can be a time for students to take control of their education and do things differently. We’re highlighting some cool opportunities below that students can look for…

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Davidson Fellows – Leveraging Scientific Innovation to Help Fight Diseases & Disorders

The Fellows Scholarship awards $50,000, $25,000 and $10,000 scholarships to extraordinary young people, 18 and under, who have completed a significant piece of work. Application categories are Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Literature, Music, Philosophy…

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Online Coding Program Comparison

This chart provides a comparison of the most popular online coding programs used by Davidson Young Scholars. These program can be utilized in a variety of ways; enrichment, tutoring, curriculum replacement, independent study, etc.…

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Educational Options: Enrichment Programs

Organizations: International iEARN iEARN is a non-profit global network for teachers and young people to collaborate on projects that both enhance learning and make a difference in the world. Manitoba Science Academy Summer Program…

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Gifted Distance Learning Schools and Programs

Below is an alphabetical listing of highly gifted distance learning schools and programs. 21st Century Cyber Charter School (Exton, PA)This public, tuition-free alternative school for grades 6-12 has been in existence since 1999. It…

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Mathematically Gifted Students: A List of Resources

Below is an alphabetical listing of highly gifted programs, organizations, opportunities, and more for math students. AlphaStar Academy (Santa Clara, CA) AlphaStar Academy offers extensive training programs for gifted students towards national and international…

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Gifted High School Course Options

In order to satisfy their intellectual needs, many gifted students must take courses beyond the typical high school offerings. Honors classes, Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB), and dual enrollment in college courses are…

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List of Academic Competitions for Gifted Students

Academic competitions play an important part in learning for highly gifted students. They are designed to inspire and enlighten, and can create enthusiasm and entice students to try their hardest, helping to maximize their…

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