GCT@UConn (a.k.a. Three Summers) is for motivated educators who have professional or family obligations that make regular year study impossible. The program is designed to allow educators to keep their teaching positions while earning a graduate degree or professional diploma part-time in two summers with additional online course work throughout the year. The program culminates in a Sixth-Year Diploma in Professional Education or Master of Arts degree in Educational Psychology with an emphasis in Giftedness, Creativity, and Talent Development.
- Gifted Education Faculty Receive New Research FundingResearch teams headed by Dr. Sally Reis and Dr. Del Siegle have secured more than $5 million in new federal funding through the U.S. Department of Education’s Jacob K. Javits Gifted and Talented Students Education Act for two new research projects centered on gifted education. (read more)
- McAnallen and McCoach HonoredEducational Psychology graduates, Rachel McAnallen and Betsy McCoach, were both recognized with 2019 Neag Alumni awards. (read more)
- Master’s Graduates Feted OnlineThe University of Connecticut held its first ever virtual graduation on May 9, 2020 . Among the virtual graduates were 11 Master’s graduates and one Ph.D. graduate in Educational Psychology with an emphasis in Giftedness, Creativity, and Talent Development. Congratulations to Master’s graduates Robert Belden, Kirsten Hansen Bourke, Constance Drakeobrien, Andrea Massoud, Adrien Moshenberg, Christina […]