Is Gifted & Talented Best for My Child?
Is Gifted & Talented Best for Our Community?
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Community United Methodist Church
81-10 35th Ave, Jackson Heights, NY 11372
Subway: E/F/M/R/7 to 74th Street/Broadway/Roosevelt
A talk with Dr. Allison Roda, author of Inequality in Gifted and Talented Programs (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
The conversation will address:
- The history of gifted programs in education
- Roda’s interviews with parents across NYC in gifted and general education programs
- Alternative models to gifted programs
Dr. Allison Roda is an assistant professor of education at Molloy College and a research consultant at the Center for Diversity and Equality in Education (CDEE) at Rutgers University-Newark.
Sponsored by: Jackson Heights People for Public Schools and the Jackson Heights Beautification Group (jhbg.org)