Webinars and Information Sessions
Duke TIP offers webinars and information sessions about many of our programs and benefits of participation. Some of these have been recorded and posted for public listening and viewing at any time. (We also have webinars and information sessions about our 7th Grade Talent Search.)
4th–6th Grade Talent Search PSAT 8/9 Results Summary
Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 3:30–4 p.m.
This webinar for parents and educators is an overview of the PSAT 8/9 for fourth, fifth, and sixth graders. This session will provide guidance in understanding the results summary report.
Previously recorded webinars
Recorded November 1, 2017. 34 minutes long.
An overview of the PSAT 8/9 test and the benefits of the testing experience.
An overiew of the qualifying score procedure and teacher nomination process.
Recorded October 4, 2017. 26 minutes long.
An introduction to the 4th–6th Grade Talent Search and the benefits students receive.
Recorded September 11, 2017. 23 minutes long.
An overview of the PSAT 8/9 for 4th, 5th and 6th graders with guidance in understanding the results summary report. 4th-6th Grade Talent Search benefits are also reviewed in this recording.
Recorded April 26, 2017. 25 minutes long.
Review of qualifying score procedure and teacher nomination process. This webinar is for educators.
Recorded September 28, 2016. 34 minutes long.
Previously recorded information sessions
The staff of Duke TIP's Educational Programs discuss the TIP Summer Studies experience.
Recorded May 16, 2016. 61 minutes long.
Students qualify for the 4th–6th Grade Talent Search by achieving a score in the 95th percentile or higher on a qualifying exam. Once enrolled, for a onetime fee, they receive access to benefits until the end of sixth grade, including optional above-level testing; enrichment activities like the book club, writing and illustration contest, and specialized publications; and eligibility to apply to TIP’s educational programs.