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At Center for Talent Development (CTD), we believe the best educators don’t just teach; they inspire young people to think big, take risks, and believe in themselves.

These are the educators gifted students need; these are the educators we hire. Join us, and experience the rewards of working within a vibrant learning community while inspiring open and eager young minds.

CTD has frequent staff and faculty openings. View all current CTD job opportunities by selecting from CTD programs below.

Summer Program 

Serve students in Grades 4-12 across multiple disciplines on Northwestern University's campus.

Summer 2021 Program Note: In-person programming is currently suspended as a result of the pandemic. CTD will host a full slate of online programs for summer 2021. View job opportunities by clicking on the button below.

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Online Learning

Create a challenging and individualized experience ideal for the academically talented student. Hundreds of enrichment and credit bearing courses offered year-round in PreK - grade 12.

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Civic Education Project

Leadership and service-learning programs serving highly motivated middle and high school students. An immersive teaching environment supporting young people to explore their passions, ideas, and potential. 

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Weekend Enrichment Programs

Instructors offer meaningful and personalized instruction as they facilitate classes focused on high interest topics, which include collaborative group work and individual hands-on projects.

Program Note: In-person programming is currently suspended as a result of the pandemic. CTD will host a wide variety of online weekend programs for winter and spring 2021.

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This is a powerful experience for students and staff—I wish I could teach like this year-round.” – CEP Educator 

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