September 21st, 2015

Parent Advisory Meetings for 2015-2016

The 2015-2016 school year will be a very important year to attend CALA meetings and to show your interest in advanced learning in the Cambridge Public Schools for a number of reasons:

It is an election year – we want the School Committee to include advanced learning on their list of important issues in the […]

June 18th, 2013

Socioeconomic Status, Tracking, and Gifted Education

In this Huff Post blog article titled: “Segregated Education in Desegregated Schools: Why We Should Eliminate “Tracking” With “Gifted and Talented” for All” by Alan A. Aja, William A. Darity Jr. and Darrick Hamilton look at the interaction of race, class, tracking, and gifted education. Here’s an excerpt:

“On the surface, examples like […]