Advanced Academic Services is part of the Austin Independent School District. This blog provides information, activities, and events regarding advanced academics and high ability children and teens. Smart without compromise. Potential without limits.

Monday, February 24, 2014

Education Expo: SXSW-EDU, March 4, 2014

A celebration of the Central Texas community’s hunger and passion 
for lifelong learning, from cradle to career and beyond.


Come check out....

Future Plans, a re-imagined college and 
career fair driven by students' interests 
in finding and fueling their individual 

STEM Central, highlighting local science 
fair project winners and education tools 
for next generation learning.

School District Installations, supporting 
public school districts connecting and 
engaging with the community.

Informal Learning including after school 
programs, online programs and summer 


Friday, February 21, 2014

Explore UT: Saturday, March 1st

"One of the most important events of the year at The University of Texas at Austin is Explore UT – a day-long celebration during which we open the doors of our campus to the state. And on March 1, 2014, we once again welcome you to explore one of America’s great teaching and research universities."
-Bill Powers, President, University of Texas at Austin

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Wednesday, February 12, 2014

GT Student Workshop a Great Success!

Check out all the fun learning that occurred at the AISD GT Student Workshop Hosted by the Austin Film Society on January 18, 2014. 

A special shout-out and thank you to the staff at the Austin Film Society for providing this free workshop to gifted students in Austin ISD.