Tag: GATE

"Caste"-ing Call

My eldest was one of the kids who took the citywide gifted and talented test meant to bring equity to the city’s gifted and talented programs. Despite scoring well on the test, my son has been denied a seat in…

TAG, You’re It!

My wife’s and my latest dilemma has been over Talented and Gifted (TAG) programs. She favors them, whereas I do not. She believes students in these programs have better access to a school’s latest and greatest resources (e.g. equipment, books,…