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Bill de Blasio: Eliminate All Gifted Programs Because Of Race

Jeff Katz
August 28, 2019 - 2:32 pm

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has appointed a panel that has recommended eliminating all gifted academic programs in New York City schools because they contain mostly Asian and white students.

A report released by the School Diversity Advisory Group claims gifted programs that have admission requirements are unfair because they do not "serve all children."