November 2018 - Institute for Educational Advancement

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giving tuesday

27 Nov Giving Tuesday: Volunteering

By Anvi Kevany, Administrative Assistant I started my volunteer work as a teenager, when my local group needed participants to join their choir to perform at nursing facilities.  In addition, our high school highly encouraged students to volunteer their time, either at school or within the...

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Giving Thanks 2018

20 Nov Giving Thanks 2018

Before everyone departs to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday, we’d like to take a few minutes to give thanks to our IEA community! Thank you to all the parents and volunteers who devote their time and resources to support IEA’s programs and services. Whether it’s donating books...

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world kindnes day

13 Nov Celebrating Kindness at IEA

by Nicole Endacott, Program Coordinator “No act of kindness – however small – is ever wasted.” – Aesop Today is World Kindness Day! At IEA, our Whole Child Approach means that we see gifted youth as much more than their minds and deeply value their unique perspectives...

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Caroline D. Bradley Scholarship

06 Nov How the Caroline D. Bradley Scholarship Changed My Life

by Esther An, Caroline D. Bradley Scholar If I had asked seventh grade Esther An where she was going to be in three years, she probably wouldn’t have eagerly responded with, “Wallingford, Connecticut." Actually, even the suggestion of anywhere outside the city of Los Angeles, California, where...

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Upcoming Events
  1. Caroline D. Bradley Scholarship Information Webinar

    January 8, 2019 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  2. Caroline D. Bradley Scholarship Information Webinar

    January 10, 2019 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  3. Genius Day XI: Charles Darwin

    January 13, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  4. Spring Academy Regular Application Deadline

    January 14, 2019
  5. Spring Academy Application Deadline

    January 14, 2019