ERIC Number: ED258374
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
[Newington High School Gifted and Talented Program.]
Newington School District, CT.
Newington (Connecticut) High School developed a gifted/talented program based on independent research, seminar sessions, course offerings in the collegiate setting, internships, and college credit programs at the school. An evening seminar series addresses topics chosen as a result of student needs assessment. The Collegiate Challenge Series offers students in grades 11 and 12 the opportunity to take college courses. Internships with an area museum and planetarium are offered as well as college credit courses as a component of the day program at Newington High School A question and answer section on the Collegiate Challenge Series addresses basic questions of finance, high school credit, and eligibility. Brief descriptions of seminars are provided; subjects include criminal law, scientific thinking, contemporary theatre, calligraphy, and advances in science. Sample registration forms are also included. (CL)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Newington School District, CT.
Identifiers - Location: Connecticut