Is TAMS A Good Fit For You?
Make informed decisions about early college entry. The following guides provide assessments and resources.
Considering the Options: A Guidebook for Investigating Early College Entrance: Student Version by Nancy M. Robinson, Ph.D. and the Davidson Institute Team for Talent Development. Contains practical considerations to help you decide if early college entry is right for you. Sample topics:
How do I balance my time and interests? Why would I want to curtail high school? Advantages and disadvantages of early college entry. Intellectual vs. personal readiness to advance.
Considering the Options: Parent Version. This is the companion volume for parents and contains practical exercises to help families make decisions regarding early college entry. Sample topics:
What are my child’s academic strengths and struggles? Impact of early college entrance on the family. What are characteristics of successful early entrants?
An Assessment of TAMS by Professor Julian Stanley, late Director of the Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth, Johns Hopkins University.