Gifted Education Resources
Middle School Gifted Education Services
Kathryn Sosa, Coordinator
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s scholarships are designed to encourage and support outstanding students from 7th grade through graduate school who have a breadth of interests, work hard, demonstrate a strong will to succeed, and have financial need.
Art classes and enrichment options for students of all ages.
This is an organization that uses creative problem-solving scenarios to teach life skills and expan imagination. If interested in this, check with your school to see if there is a DI group.
The Knowledge Master Open
Teams of students compete from their own classrooms in a computer-based academic challenge using curriculum-based content questions.
First Lego League
Introduces younger students to real-world engineering challenges by building LEGO-based robots to complete tasks on a thematic playing surface. FLL teams, guided by their imaginations and adult coaches, discover exciting career possibilities and, through the process, learn to make positive contributions to society.
Christopher Columbus Awards
The Christopher Columbus Awards is a national, community-based science and technology program for middle school students.
Imagine is designed to provide bright teens with information and inspiration they need to make the most of their pre-college years and beyond. Written for students in grades 7-12.
Teen Ink, a national magazine, book series, and website devoted entirely to teenage writing, art, photos, and forums.