ERIC Number: ED191209
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
The Year of the Gifted Children.
The article describes a program sponsored by International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) in which approximatey 60 children (14 to 17 years old) gifted in science spent much of 1941 after school hours in a science laboratory in IBM's showroom building. A number of these former students have achieved such positions as head of Goddard Space Center in New York, Nobel laureate, and specialist in liver disease research. (SBH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Devereux Foundation, Devon, PA.
Identifiers: International Business Machines
Note: Reprinted by permission from THINK Magazine, published by IBM copyright 1979 by International Business Machines Corporation (September/October 1979).