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CTY executive director's op-ed on academic talent and grit for The Baltimore Sun

Questioning recent claims about academic talent and grit, CTY leader Elaine Hansen shared lessons learned from our smart teachers and students in an op-ed for The Baltimore Sun.


CTY executive director talks about undermatching in Inside Higher Ed op-ed

CTY executive director Elaine Tuttle Hansen takes on the topic of undermatching, the problem of high-achieving low-income students choosing to attend non-selective colleges.


Creative teaching, dynamic learning

CTY Paleobiology instructor (and former CTYer) Christine Metzger isn't afraid of looking silly to make a point.


Press Releases & More

At CTY, we give bright kids a chance to keep their feet on the ground and their head in the clouds.