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Center for talented youth

Report: Support lacking for low-income, high-ability students
Published April 4, 2018
Johns Hopkins researchers issue report card for states on gifted education
CTY director Elaine Hansen to step down
Published Feb 12, 2018
Over the past six and a half years, she has expanded CTY's research efforts, its online and international presence, and its commitment to access to its programs
CTY
Connecting with Baltimore's brightest students
Published Jan 31, 2018
Baltimore Emerging Scholars Program removes barriers by bringing resources to students in their own schools
Education
Helping gifted students thrive
Published Jan 5, 2018
In NPR podcast, Jonathan Plucker discusses how to help bright kids make the most of their academic abilities
Center for Talented Youth
Bridging the math gap for low-income students
Published Oct 25, 2017
Program prepares middle school students for college level math so they can pursue STEM majors
Cool DIY project
Published Sept 26, 2017
Center for Talented Youth's motorized mini-fans a big hit at World Maker Faire New York
Education
Closing the excellence gap
Published Oct 27, 2016
JHU talent development expert Jonathan Plucker explores how to remove barriers for low-income and minority students
CTY grand ceremony
Young scholars honored
Published Oct 19, 2016
CTY Grand Ceremony celebrates about 1,000 middle school students whose standardized test scores would rival the scores of high school seniors
Smart play
Blocks and brains
Published March 7, 2016 Video
CTY researcher looks at spatial skills learned through Lego play
Commentary
Lotto for learning?
Published Feb 12, 2016
CTY's Elaine Tuttle Hansen offers suggestion for truly leveling playing field in college admissions process / Inside Higher Ed