Webinars and Information Sessions

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Duke TIP offers webinars and information sessions about our programs, benefits, and processes. You can view webinars and information sessions about our 4th–6th Grade Talent Search, as well.

Upcoming webinars

Webinars for the 2019–2020 school year will be announced in the fall.

Previously recorded webinars 

What Does the Research Say?

Recorded May 20, 2019. 1 hour, 8 minutes long.

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: professional and personal adulthood outcomes, academic options in high school, the importance of opportunity, role models, and more!

2019 Results Summary: Understanding ACT and SAT Scores and Benefits

Recorded February 5, 2019. 21 minutes long.

A session to help families better understand how students performed on the ACT and SAT relative to their peers, as well as provide an overview of Duke TIP benefits.

Jack Kent Cooke Young Scholars Program Webinars

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

The Duke TIP Summer Experience

Recorded May 21, 2018. 53 minutes long.

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

Preparing Now for the College Admissions Process

Recorded May 21, 2018. 66 minutes long.

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.

Students qualify for the 7th Grade Talent Search by scoring at or above the 95th percentile on a grade-level standardized test. Enrollment provides benefits that last through the end of high school, including the opportunity to take the ACT or SAT, specialized publications, college prep advice, and access to educational programs.