Thursday, November 4, 2021

11/04/2021 Schools debate: Gifted and Talented, or Racist and Elitist? - Felony charges dropped against man accused of stealing a soda

Today's Article: Schools debate: Gifted and Talented, or Racist and Elitist?
From: Associated Press
Readability Score: 14.0

Parents are deeply divided over the existence of gifted and talented, or advanced programs. Some see them as essential for bright kids from poor families who can't afford private schools; others see the underrepresentation of blacks and Hispanics and declare them fundamentally flawed. What is a possible path forward? How can schools best serve all, or at least the greatest number of, students?

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Today's Alternate Article: Felony charges dropped against man accused of stealing a soda
Readability Score: 9.2