Programs

MASCOT

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 resoning and problem-centered learning with irrational numbers, probability, intuitive algebra and computer-based geometric exploration.

STUDENTS:  Completed grade 6-7

DATES:  June 26-July 11, 2017

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

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  April 28, 2017

(Register Online coming soon)
 

Kids' College

A two-week, half-day, dynamic academic program for students who are identified as having high ability or interest in science. Students focus on inquiry-cased experiences with hands-on and applied learning.

STUDENTS:  Completed grade 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:  April 28, 2017

(Register Online coming soon)


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.

PDF Document2016-2017 MSU GATE Program Guide
 

Lansing Community College

Gifted and Talented programs are also offered at LCC Gifted and Talented Education.