Parent Leaders for Accelerated

Curriculum and Education


New York City to End Preschooler Gifted Test After This Year
New York City to End Preschooler Gifted Test After This Year

“One of those stakeholders is the advocacy group Parent Leaders for Accelerated Curriculum and Education, known as Place NYC. The group recently presented the DOE with an open letter that demands that…

City Will Offer Gifted & Talented Test To Four-Year-Old Students One Last Time
City Will Offer Gifted & Talented Test To Four-Year-Old Students One Last Time

“Lucas Liu, co-founder of Parent Leaders for Accelerated Curriculum and Education, an advocacy group pushing for the expansion of G&T, argues that eliminating the test would be inherently racist, …

NYC to reboot Gifted and Talented program for schools this fall: officials
NYC to reboot Gifted and Talented program for schools this fall: officials

“Supporters of accelerated programs assert that academically advanced city kids should have the opportunity to learn at a quicker pace with equally positioned peers. They also note that Gifted…

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Challenging education for every student.

Integrated classrooms of life-long learners.

Access and opportunity to achieve full potential.

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Starting in September 2019, concerned elected parent leaders representing tens of thousands of families in their official capacities coalesced forming PLACE NYC, Parent Leaders for Accelerated Curriculum Education in NYC. Citywide membership has grown to thousands of families in PLACE NYC’s information outreach efforts through FACE NYC, Friends of Accelerated Curriculum and Education in NYC.

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