Frequently Asked Questions

CMITES Parents

  • I need a copy of my child’s EXPLORE test results.
    Call the testing company, ACT at 319-337-1369 and tell them that your child tested as part of the C-MITES Elementary Talent Search. ACT charges a fee to send a duplicate copy of the scores to you.

  • I need a list of the classes my child participated in with C-MITES.
    Please send a request via email to GelfandCenter@andrew.cmu.edu and include the program(s) and year(s) in which your child particated.

  • I need a letter for tax purposes that states my child’s participation in a 2014 Summer Program class, amount paid, and dates.
    Please send a request via email to GelfandCenter@andrew.cmu.edu and include the workshop(s) name and location in which your child particated.

  • Who should I contact if I have questions?
    Please send a request via email to GelfandCenter@andrew.cmu.edu and someone will reply.

  • Where are the resources for families of gifted students that were on the C-MITES web pages?
    Please follow this link to find the resources: www.cmu.edu/gelfand/gifted-resources/index.html

  • I am interested in other educational opportunities at Carnegie Mellon for my child.
    There are more than 75 educational outreach programs conducted by Carnegie Mellon annually. Please see the information about programs conducted by academic departments and faculty at the Leonard Gelfand Center web pages, www.cmu.edu/gelfand


CMITES Educators

  • I have questions about my payment for teaching a C-MITES workshop, or about a reimbursement for materials that I purchased to teach a class.
    Please contact Pam Piskurich, pjp@andrew.cmu.edu


  • I have supplies to return to Carnegie Mellon.
    Please contact Pam Piskurich, pjp@andrew.cmu.edu

  • I am interested in other opportunities at Carnegie Mellon.
    There are more than 75 educational outreach programs conducted by Carnegie Mellon annually, including many long-running professional development programs for educators. Please see the information about programs conducted by academic departments and faculty at the Leonard Gelfand Center web pages, www.cmu.edu/gelfand