A two-week, half-day, dynamic academic program for students who are identified as having high abilities or interest in science. Students focus on inquiry-cased experiences with hands-on and applied learning.
STUDENTS: Completed grades 4-5
DATES: July 10-21, 2017
FEE: $290, partial scholarships available
ADMISSION: Demonstrated high potential for development in the sciences; letter of recommendation from principal, Gifted and Talented Coordinator or math teacher, and parent permission to participate
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 26, 2017
MASCOT (Mathematics Augmentation Series: Cultivating Optimal Teaching) is a three-week, half-day program designed to serve sixth and seventh-grade students who have been identified as having potential for learning advanced mathematics. Students focus on mathematical reasoning and problem-centered learning with irrational numbers, probability, intuitive algebra and computer-based geometric exploration.
STUDENTS: Completed grades 6-7
DATES: June 26-July 14, 2017 (except July 3-4)
FEE: $260, partial scholarships available
ADMISSION: Academic potential as measured by standardized test scores, recommendation from Gifted and Talented Coordinator or math teacher, and parent permission to participate
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: May 26, 2017
Michigan State University
Gifted and Talented programs are offered throughout the year in partnership with Michigan State University. For the most current information visit MSU Gifted and Talented Education.
Lansing Community College
Gifted and Talented programs are also offered at LCC Gifted and Talented Education.