Nicholas Colangelo, Director
The Connie Belin and Jacqueline N. Blank International Center for Gifted Education & Talent Development
Susan G. Assouline, Associate Director
Belin-Blank International Center for Gifted Education
Miraca U.M. Gross
Department of Education, University of New South Wales
The result of this research grant was the publication and dissemination of A Nation Deceived: How Schools Hold Back America's Brightest Students, the two-volume Templeton National Report on Acceleration. The Report synthesizes research on academic acceleration and includes a "call to action" for national policy makers, educators and parents. A Nation Deceived was featured in Time Magazine, Sept. 27, 2004.