Parent Leaders for Accelerated

Curriculum and Education

Parents demand NYC middle school bring back honors math classes

The Robert Wagner Middle School on the Upper East Side announced it was permanently scrapping the honors math program for seventh graders, after cutting it during the pandemic. The reason given by the…

The University of California Is Lying to Us

Does getting right with contemporary concepts of anti-racism mean reviving one of the state’s most shameful traditions? In May, the University of California announced an immediate end to t…

Honors Math Petition; Take Action to Save G&T

As mentioned in previous editions of this newsletter, just because school is out and summer is here doesn’t mean the rewarding work toward preserving high-quality education for all students in NYC s…

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