A new humanities program for older students at Dickinson College, new sites in Maryland, Pennsylvania, and California, and four new courses are what’s new this summer at CTY. ...Read more.
The Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth is broadening its efforts to identify Baltimore City students with advanced learning abilities and connect these bright students and their teachers with quality gifted resources and programs. ...Read more.
JHU education professors Robert Slavin and Jonathan Plucker are ranked among the top university-based scholars in the U.S. who are doing the most to shape education policy and practice right now. ...Read more.
Who are the profoundly gifted? And what do they need in order to thrive?
Leading gifted education experts discussed these questions this week on the National Public Radio podcast 1A, which explores issues at the forefront of American life. The episode, titled “Rated PG: Profoundly Gifted, featured panelists Jonathan Plucker, Julian C. Stanley Professor of Talent Development at JHU’s School of Education and Center for Talented Youth; Anya Kamenetz, NPR education reporter and a CTY alumna; and Patricia Susan Jackson, founder and director of the Daimon Institute for the Highly Gifted. ...Read more.