For Educators

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If you are an educator interested in referring students to Scholar Weekends, and you are not yet working with Duke TIP, you are welcome to contact us for more information on how you can become a Duke TIP school partner. In referring students to Scholar Weekends, please remember that we welcome students from all economic backgrounds and offer millions of dollars in financial aid each year to ensure economic diversity in our academic community. 

If you are an educator interested in working with Duke TIP as a Scholar Weekends staff member, please visit our employment section for more information on available instructional, residential, and administrative staff positions for next sessions, as well as job requirements, salaries, and locations. 

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Over the course of two days, students in grades seven through eleven can explore new subjects in detail through hands-on and project-based learning. Courses cover a range of subjects and take place in Charlotte or Durham, North Carolina, or Winter Park, Florida, throughout the academic year.