August 2018 - Institute for Educational Advancement

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28 Aug When There’s a Need, IEA Finds a Way!

by Niña Abonal, Senior Program Coordinator Since I started working at IEA three years ago, I’ve witnessed the remarkable evolution of our program offerings and have had the opportunity to spearhead EXPLORE, a summer externship program that was piloted in 2016 for high school students. What started...

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Leonardo da Vinci

21 Aug Leonardo da Vinci: Restless Renaissance Rebel

By Hillary Jade, Program Manager When Leonardo da Vinci is mentioned, either in an academic setting or in a casual conversation, one of several knee-jerk references usually comes to mind: His inventions The Mona Lisa The Vitruvian Man, his painstakingly accurate depiction of the human form ...

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Academy Student

07 Aug Reflections of a First-Time Academy Student

By Eli McLaughlin, Academy Student This summer was my first time at Academy. I had two classes, Ocean Exploration and Around the Wor(l)d: Letters and Language. On the first day of Ocean Exploration, I was the second one there. I didn't know what to expect since this...

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Upcoming Events
  1. Fall Academy

    September 10 - December 8
  2. Genius Day X: Da Vinci: Restless Renaissance Rebel

    September 30 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  3. Gifted Support Group: Giftedness Identification & IQ Testing

    October 18 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  4. LABS: Natural Language Processing

    October 20 @ 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  5. Bay Area Celebration

    October 21 @ 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM