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 23, 2015

Explore UT - Saturday, 3/07/2015

Saturday, March 7, 2015
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
University of Texas at Austin

ExploreUT Database System
The Biggest Open House in Texas! For those unfamiliar with the program, Explore UT features close to 400 programs across campus including performances, exhibits, lectures and activities for the entire family. Free and open to the public.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Barbara Jordan Historical Essay Competition - Deadline 03/02/2015

Barbara Jordan Historical Essay Competition

African Americans in Texas: Past and Present
Essays should focus on individuals or groups who are not well-known figures but who have made significant contributions to African American history or culture in Texas. Students should look first to their local communities for possible essay topics.

Visit for competition requirements.