Inside the Test Prep Industry for NYC Gifted Programs – WNYC
Parents spending $1200 to have their four year old children coached on test taking strategies to qualify for New York City’s Gifted Programs.
Imagine being a parent who believes that these tests are honestly about whether or not children are innately gifted.
Minimum Wage: Who Makes It? – NYTimes.com
19% of U.S. children would benefit from increases in the minimum wage.