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About us

The Center for the Study and Development of Talent,-PENTA UC- was established in January 2001 by the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. It is an interdisciplinary initiative which seeks to:

  • generate scientific knowledge on the subject of talent
  • contribute toward the training of specialized professionals
  • exchange with international specialized centers.

The Center also aims to

  • increase public interest and awareness regarding the needs and rights of gifted children
  • contribute to the educational system providing alternative methods of assessment and interventions specifically designed for talented students.