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The Center for Talent Development
• History and Credibility
• Research and Innovation
• Dynamic Programming and Holistic A...
History and Credibility
• Northwestern Ranked 11th Overall in United States
• Center for Talent Development has been servi...
Research and Innovation
• Northwestern Ranked 6th Most Innovative University in the World
• Dr. Paula Olszewski-Kubilius a...
Gifted Learning Links (Online Learning)
Gifted LearningLinks (GLL) offers engaging gifted online courses and programs,
inc...
Summer Programming
Life-changing residential and commuter programs providing challenging
enrichment, honors and Advanced P...
Backpack
CTD Backpack, through Center for Talent Development (CTD), is a worldwide
online community for gifted students an...
Andrew.Bauer@Northwestern.edu
Northwestern University's Center for Talent Development
Northwestern University's Center for Talent Development
Northwestern University's Center for Talent Development
Northwestern University's Center for Talent Development
Northwestern University's Center for Talent Development
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Northwestern University's Center for Talent Development

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Ranked 11th as a national university by US News, Northwestern University is a leading research university with global impact that is home to more than 90 school based centers and nearly 50 University research centers. With an interdisciplinary culture, Northwestern's research spans a spectrum of areas including neuroscience, nanotechnology, biotechnology, engineering and education.
The Center for Talent Development (CTD) at Northwestern University is dedicated to helping academically advanced students reach their full potential. CTD director, Paula Olszewski-Kubilius, is a renowned scholar in the field of gifted education, and her commitment to the gifted community is widely recognized. CTD offers many unique programs throughout the year. Students meeting the qualifying ASSET Talent Search score requirements can apply for admission for both the summer residential program and the center's online program.

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Northwestern University's Center for Talent Development

  1. 1. The Center for Talent Development • History and Credibility • Research and Innovation • Dynamic Programming and Holistic Approach
  2. 2. History and Credibility • Northwestern Ranked 11th Overall in United States • Center for Talent Development has been serving gifted students since 1982. • Our Director, Dr.Paula Olszewski-Kubilius has served at President of the National Association of Gifted Children
  3. 3. Research and Innovation • Northwestern Ranked 6th Most Innovative University in the World • Dr. Paula Olszewski-Kubilius and Dr. Saiying Steenbern-Hu have won research paper of year by NAGC.
  4. 4. Gifted Learning Links (Online Learning) Gifted LearningLinks (GLL) offers engaging gifted online courses and programs, including family programs, enrichment, core essentials, honors, and AP® courses for gifted and talented students in kindergarten through grade 12. Eligible home schooled, elementary, middle or high school students can accelerate and broaden their knowledge base anytime and anyplace. GLL courses provide rigorous, individualized instruction helping gifted students to achieve their educational goals. 9, 18, 36 Week Courses. Live instructors focused on serving students individual needs High School and College credit intensive courses
  5. 5. Summer Programming Life-changing residential and commuter programs providing challenging enrichment, honors and Advanced Placement® courses taught in a highly supportive environment. From early childhood through elementary, middle and high school, Center for Talent Development (CTD) gifted summer programs encourage gifted kids to explore academic areas of interest and connect with a community of peers. Six-One Week Sessions: Leapfrog and Spark (Ages 4-4th Grade) Three-Two Week Sessions: Solstice (Grades 4th-6th) Two-Three Week Sessions: Apogee, Equinox, and Solstice (4th-12th)
  6. 6. Backpack CTD Backpack, through Center for Talent Development (CTD), is a worldwide online community for gifted students and their families. Members of CTD Backpack for parents are able to engage with their peers and experts in the field of gifted education, access weekly content tailored to the needs of parents of gifted students, and learn about latest opportunities provided by CTD. Our Backpack students enjoy the opportunity to collaborate with our worldwide network of fellow gifted students, work on their online learning pathways, and earn digital badges through our informal learning activities. Students can also access weekly discussions and resources on STEAM topics. With one yearly membership, your entire family will receive access to CTD Backpack for both parents and students. Backpack for Parents (India)
  7. 7. Andrew.Bauer@Northwestern.edu

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