Events | Institute for Educational Advancement

IEA hosts a variety of events throughout the year for gifted youth, parents, and supporters. Events include family nights, Gifted Child Parent Support Group meetings, community building events, and fundraisers.

Upcoming Events

For a list of upcoming events, please browse the calendar below.


Program Dates



Early Bird Application Deadline May 4, 2020
Application Deadline May 27, 2020
Session I Start/End June 15 – June 26, 2020
Session II Start/End July 6 – July 17, 2020
Session III Start/End July 20 – July 31, 2020
Fall Open House August 14, 2020


Digital LABS: Brain Aging
Monday, April 27th

Yunasa West (Digital)

June 8-12, 2020

Yunasa Michigan 

July 24 – August 1, 2020

Gifted Support Groups

Digital Only: Q/A Forum with IEA President Betsy Jones
Speaker: Betsy Jones, President & Co-Founder, Institute for Educational Advancement
Tueday, April 21st • 6:00 p.m.

Preparing for and Launching a Gifted Student into Young Adulthood and Independence
Speaker: Dan Greenwood, Educational Consultant, Greenwood Associates
Thursday, May 28th • 6:00 p.m.