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Parent Leaders for Accelerated Curriculum and Education are elected members in their school communities who have taken the big step forward to be visible, to represent and to lead. PLACE NYC includes:

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PLACE NYC Hosts Education First Mayoral Candidate Forum – Updated Jan 15, 2021.
PLACE NYC Hosts Education First Mayoral Candidate Forum – Updated Jan 15, 2021.

PLACE NYC will host an Education First Mayoral Candidate Forum on Thursday, January 28 at 7-8pm. The event is free. Please register: MayoralCandidatesForum.PlaceNYC.org We are proud to co-sponsor …

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…

New York City Schools To Eliminate Entry Exam For Gifted And Talented Programs
New York City Schools To Eliminate Entry Exam For Gifted And Talented Programs

A big change is coming for New York City’s Gifted and Talented programs for students; CBS2’s Hazel Sanchez reports. “To say we are going to eliminate programs that have been very successful and we’…