The Howard program is the only one in the nation aimed specifically at minority gifted and talented students, observes James H. Williams, an associate professor of educational psychology who founded the program in 1979 and continues to serve as its director, advocate and guiding spirit. Williams also directs the Scho%f Education's Graduate Leadership Program for Gifted Education, which prepares teachers, administrators and researchers for leadership roles in gifted education.
Scarupa, Harriet Jackson
"Education: Meeting, the Needs of Gifted Children,"
New Directions: Vol. 11
, Article 2.
Available at: http://dh.howard.edu/newdirections/vol11/iss1/2