Will Huntsberry is a freelance journalist.
Inside the Test Prep Industry for NYC Gifted Programs
Monday, June 09, 2014 - 04:00 AM
Families had to register by Friday for a gifted and talented program if they were among the lucky ones to have received an offer for next school year.
For most families a G&T offer is a golden-ticket moment, a chance to put their children on an enriched academic track. While the application process has closed for this cycle, the fast-growing test prep industry never stops. We get inside a G&T test prep center to hear how young children drill to ace the tests.