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IEA Newsletter Winter 2014

IEA Newsletter Summer 2013

IEA Newsletter Fall 2012

IEA Newsletter Spring 2012

IEA Newsletter Spring 2011

IEA Newsletter Spring 2010


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Past issues of IEA e-newsletters:

October 2, 2014 - Resources, Asynchrony, and More!

September 4, 2014 - CDB Scholars, Exploring Careers, and More!

August 21, 2014 - Photos, Summer Programs, and More!

August 7, 2014 - Friendship, Photos, and More!

July 17, 2014 - High School, Photos, Programs, and More!

July 3, 2014 - Common Core, Summer Photos, and More!

June 19, 2014 - Summer Photos, Parenting, and More!

June 5, 2014 - Summer, Siblings, Gifted Students, and More!

May 1, 2014 - House Dedication, the College Search, and More!

April 3, 2014 - Books, Teaching Gifted Kids, and More!

March 6, 2014 - Resources, Programs, and More!

February 6, 2014 - Book Review, Resolutions, and More!

January 2, 2014 - Happy New Year!

December 6, 2013 - 2014 Programs, Giving Thanks, and More!

November 7, 2013 - Parental Involvement, Events, and More!

October 3, 2013 - Emotional Support, Homework, and More!

September 9, 2013 - 2013 CDB Scholars, Gifted Kids and Morality, and More!

August 16, 2013 - Summer Programs, Motivation, and More!

August 1, 2013 - Program Photos and More!

July 18, 2013 - Photos, Summer Spotlight, and More!

July 4, 2013 - Photos, Online Learning Tools, and More!

June 20, 2013 - Yunasa West Photos and More!

June 6, 2013 - Genius Day, Summer, Resources, and More!

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Additional Resources

Arizona Association for the Gifted & Talented

California Gifted Network

Center for Bright Kids


Connecticut Association for the Gifted

The Deep End

Get Into College Blog

Gifted Homeschoolers Forum

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Hoagies' Gifted Education Page

National Association for Gifted Children

National Society for the Gifted & Talented

Pennsylvania Association for Gifted Education

Royal Fireworks Press

Summer Institute for the Gifted

Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG)


IEA in the News

Betsy Jones, President and co-founder of the Institute for Educational Advancement is featured in Huntington Hospital's Spring Advocate. Click here to read the full article about Betsy's contributions to the community.

Seth Freeman, a member of the board of the Institute for Educational Advancement wrote an article features in the Huffington Post on the plight of gifted students in the American school system. Click here to read his full article about the gifted and at-risk.


Gifted in the News

Southern California Public Radio recently aired a two-part series on gifted education:

Education Week recently published an interesting article, "Parents Press for Attention to Programs for Gifted Students."