eInvestigators

About eInvestigators

At eInvestigators, students use innovative online tools to solve a mystery—whether that means diagnosing a patient, taking part in a criminal trial, locating buried treasure, or more. They get to take on the role of a real-world professional—all from the comfort of their home.

Cases

There are seven cases to choose from, covering medicine, law, archaeology, and hidden treasure.

Eligibility

The spring and summer terms are open to all 4th–6th Grade Talent Search members.

Terms

The spring 2019 session runs from February 14 to March 17. There will also be two terms during the summer—May 30 to June 28 and July 11 to August 11. The application for the summer term will open April 2.

Key Dates

April 2, 2019

Application opens

May 30, 2019 to June 28, 2019

eInvestigators Summer Term 1

July 11, 2019 to August 11, 2019

eInvestigators Summer Term 2

eInvestigators is a month-long online program for fourth, fifth, and sixth graders that takes place each year in the spring, summer, and fall. Using leading-edge instructional technology, participants collaborate with a small group of classmates and an expert Lead Investigator to collect clues about a real-life mystery, analyze evidence, and propose theories.