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About CTY

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Who We Are

CTY is a nonprofit dedicated to identifying and developing the talents of academically advanced pre-college students around the world.


Read the latest news from CTY about our gifted education programs, our community of educators and students, and CTY events worldwide.


CTY's research efforts focus on the unique needs and challenges of academically advanced students and how to best support them.


  • Find out more about CTY and our programs though a short video presentation, “Learn About CTY.” This YouTube playlist provides an English version of the presentation, as well as versions in Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Korean.