Project Bright IDEA 3

Project Bright IDEA 3: Javits Research, Research on Education and Development of Youth, (REDY Center) in Collaboration with Wake County Schools in North Carolina.

Principal Investigator: Dr. Angel Harris, Professor, Sociology and African American Studies, Duke University

Co-Project Managers: Margaret Gayle and Daniel Turner, Associate Researchers, REDY Center

A Javits Research Project Bright IDEA 3: Nurturing for a Bright Tomorrow in Wake County Public Schools, 2014-2019, has started the first year of the study in 32 elementary schools in Wake County.  Teachers and Principals in Grades K-2 will receive training on a nurturing model that includes gifted and regular education methodologies and curriculum units, based on state standards, and taught to all students.