For Immediate Release
Leading Gifted Program Offering Free College Prep Webinar on February 28
STAMFORD, CT, February 8, 2012 – The Summer Institute for the Gifted (SIG), one of the nation’s leading gifted summer programs, is pleased to announce a free webinar on college preparation to be offered twice on Tuesday, February 28 at 12:30pm and 5pm (EST).
The webinar, entitled “College Prep for the Gifted Student,” will feature topics of discussion that include college admissions, gifted students and gifted programming in college, SIG’s college preparation options and a question and answer session. To secure a spot and register for the webinar, visit www.giftedstudy.org/webinar
Scheduled to speak are Dr. Matthew Greene, Educational Director for Howard Greene and Associates and Dr. Angela Lycan, Academic Director for the Summer Institute for the Gifted.
“We pride ourselves not only on our gifted programs hosted each year on college campuses, but also on our ability to offer valuable resources to gifted students, parents and educators,” states Barbara Swicord, Ed.D., President and CEO of SIG. “This webinar is a great opportunity to discuss the benefits of college preparation and its’ impact on gifted students both now and in the future.”
SIG’s mission is to provide the highest quality educational and social opportunities for academically gifted and talented students through programs designed to meet their abilities and needs. SIG is a program of the National Society for Gifted and Talented (NSGT), a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
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SIG is a program of the National Society for Gifted and Talented (NSGT), a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. In 2011 alone, over 2,500 academically gifted students in Kindergarten through 11th grade participated in SIG programs. SIG is a program of the National Society for the Gifted and Talented and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.