Webinars and Information Sessions

Duke TIP offers webinars about topics of interest to the parents of academically talented children, as well as information sessions about our programs, benefits, and processes. 

Please stay tuned for news of upcoming webinars.

Previously recorded presentations:

Title Description

Perfectionism in Gifted Kids: Practical Strategies

Dr. Jill L. Adelson and Dr. Hope E. Wilson, co-authors of Letting Go of Perfect: Perfectionism in Kids and Teens, lead a discussion about perfectionistic tendencies in gifted students.

What does the research say?

In a series of brief lightning talks, the Duke TIP Research and Evaluation team highlights relevant research findings on gifted and talented students. Topics include the following: professional and personal adulthood outcomes, academic options in high school, the importance of opportunity, role models, and more! 

Jack Kent Cooke Young Scholars Program 

Webinars and information sessions in English and Spanish with information about Jack Kent Cooke's Young Scholars Program.

The Duke TIP Summer Experience

The staff members of Duke TIP's Educational Programs discuss the TIP Summer Studies experience. 

Preparing now for the college admissions process

Christoph Guttentag, Dean of Undergraduate Admissions for Duke University, discusses what parents and students can do to prepare for the challenges and opportunities of the college selection process.