City students top ASSET talent test
A program initiated by Educational Initiatives (EI), an Assessment and Research companies in the education sector, seeks to identify the subject...
Hyderabad: A program initiated by Educational Initiatives (EI), an Assessment and Research companies in the education sector, seeks to identify the subject knowledge of students. It had earlier conducted ‘Duke TIP ASSET Talent Search Program’ in association with Duke University Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP), USA.
Around 3,200 students participated in ‘Duke TIP ASSET Talent Search Programme’ this year, 347 students topped the talent search in India, out of which nine students are from Hyderabad, a majority of them from Oakridge International School bagged the title of ASSET talent scholars. ‘ASSET’ tests students’ knowledge in subjects like English, Maths and Science.
Speaking about the achievers in Hyderabad, Sridhar Rajagopalan, Managing Director, Educational Initiatives Pvt Ltd., said, “This year, we have received an encouraging response from Hyderabad. I congratulate all the toppers for their active participation and appreciate their hard work.”
One of the highlights of this program is that the subject-wise top 10 percentile scorers are given an opportunity to attend the ‘Summer Studies Program’ organised in USA and India. This unique program is designed to widen the learning horizons of students in various subjects. The teaching is provided by renowned faculty from USA.