He attended a small catholic elementary school, but when he was eight, his teachers recognized his potential. He was immediately transferred to Luitpold Gymnasium. Einstein was placed in an advanced primary and secondary schooling program where he would stay until he left the country in 1894. The urban legend that Einstein struggled with simple speech at a young age, is completely false. Contrary to that belief, the Albert Einstein archives suggest he excelle... ... middle of paper ... ... a job at the University of Princeton in the Institute for Advanced Technology.