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For Educators

Dec. 15, 2011—Programs for Talented Youth understands the important role educators, counselors, psychologists, and other professionals play in the lives of gifted students. Vanderbilt Gifted Education Institute Throughout the year PTY’s Gifted Education Institute offers professional development opportunities for practicing professionals on a variety of topics. Educators and school districts may choose to attend one of the...

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Research

Oct. 15, 2009—The mission of Programs for Talented Youth is to develop talent in gifted students and those who work with them.  Therefore we focus our area of study on the factors that impact the development of talent across the lifespan and how participation in extra-curricular accelerated academic programs impact student performance both socially and academically. PTY...

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WAVU (Grades 7-12)

Oct. 15, 2009—We are currently in the planning stages of determining fall 2020 programming while keeping the health and safety of WAVU students, families, and staff in mind. Please continue to visit our website for updates or contact us at vsa.pty@vanderbilt.edu. To receive announcements and information about WAVU, sign up for our mailing list: Weekend at Vanderbilt...

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SAVY (Grades K-6/Rising Grades 1-7)

Oct. 15, 2009—PTY staff missed seeing students on campus during the Summer 2020 program year. We have already started making initial plans for Summer 2021 in the hope that we will all be back together on campus again soon! Continue to visit this page and join our mailing list for the most up-to-date information involving our Summer 2021 experiences as...

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VSA (Rising Grades 7-12)

Oct. 15, 2009—PTY staff missed seeing students on campus during the Summer 2020 program year. We have already started making initial plans for Summer 2021 in the hope that we will all be back together on campus again soon! Continue to visit this page and join our mailing list for the most up-to-date information involving our Summer 2021 experiences as...

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