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The deadline to apply for the Joyce VanTassel-Baska Endowed Scholarship has been extended to December 10, 2017.The scholarship provides an annual award, now valued at $1000, to honor Dr. VanTassel-Baska's contributions to the field of gifted education, and to support educators who... more
Educators who work with gifted learners deserve the professional preparation they need to be effective in their work. Rutgers is working with a coalition of K-12 and university educators, administrators, and parents to seek a K-12 gifted education endorsement for the State of New Jersey. Learn... more
Meeting the Needs of Special Populations Every educator works with gifted students. Gifted and talented children deserve an education appropriate to their needs and talents—and our society stands to benefit greatly from the contributions these individuals can make. This webinar will provide... more
Worried about paying for courses before your district's reimbursement comes through? Many K-12 educators tell us that they need help covering tuition and fees before they receive funds through their school district's tuition reimbursement program. The Rutgers Federal Credit Union offers a... more
Coming this summer, Rutgers University–New Brunswick will offer three intensive one-week residential summer academies for students ages 16-18 focusing on engineering, STEM, and leadership. The programs will feature presentations and activities with Rutgers faculty, field trips, and guest... more
The 2016 Rutgers Gifted Education Conference will be held November 18, 2016.  Take a deep dive into gifted education best practices, hear about the latest research, and find inspiration to energize your work with gifted learners at the November 18, 2016 Rutgers Gifted Education... more
Special topics: creativity and education (​course code 15:294:540 1.5 credits​)​​ ​We are pleased to introduce a new special topics course, Creativity and Education. This short, focused summer offering can be taken before or after the certificate series. Addresses theories of... more