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A look at the movie “Gifted” – Gifted Today

Last updated: 06/17/2018

Gifted is a new movie by Fox Searchlight Pictures about a profoundly gifted child that opened on April 7, 2017. Several members of the Duke TIP staff attended an early showing o

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Project-Based Learning Series: A Mission to Mars

Last updated: 06/17/2018

2 Our Director of Interdisciplinary Projects takes our gifted students on a projects-based learning adventure with an out-of-this-world mission to Mars! Before I was a co-teacher i

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Creativity Is Everywhere at SCATS

Last updated: 06/17/2018

Paul Torrance, pioneer in the study of creativity, wrote, “Creativity is almost infinite. It involves every sense – sight, smell, hearing, feeling, taste and even perhaps the e

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Brittany Bishop – STEM Super Youth Advocate – Washington STEM

Last updated: 06/17/2018

Growing up, I was always a curious child. When I was in first grade, I remember finding my older brother’s build-your-own radio kit stashed away in the back of a closet. Assuming

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Double Tuition: Tiger on the Modern with Tiger Hillarp Persson & Simon Williams (DVD)

Last updated: 06/17/2018

  Home > Chess DVDs >   Double Tuition: Tiger on the Modern with Tiger Hillarp Persson & Simon Williams (DVD) Double Tuition: Tiger on the Modern with GM Tiger Hillarp Persson &

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BookExpo and BookCon 2018: Authors Explore the Multiplicities of Diversity

Last updated: 06/17/2018

Four years ago, just before the first BookCon literary fanfest, the long-simmering frustration among many in the industry and beyond concerning the lack of diversity in contemporar

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Turkey’s biggest library to open in Istanbul

Last updated: 06/17/2018

Istanbul, a sprawling city of 15 million people, will soon open its doors to the country's largest public library. The historic Rami Artillery Quarters, built in the 1770s in Eyup

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Strategies and Structures for Teaching Reading and Writing

Last updated: 06/17/2018

Drawing from Jen's bestselling resources The Writing Strategies Book and The Reading Strategies Book, this workshop will help you understand how to find goals for your readers and

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The Best Preschool App Is Here! Download It Today!

Last updated: 06/17/2018

Teaching and learning from preschoolers. Thursday, June 14, 2018 The Best Preschool App Is Here! Download It Today! Let me state right up front, it wasn't my idea to download this

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Inspired Play Dough Activity

Last updated: 06/17/2018

One of our favourite books to read with toddlers and preschoolers is The Very Hungry Caterpillar and we just love creating activities around that book. Today we’re sharing with y

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