Starting this off, one parent wrote:
A true gifted program would look nothing like APP in its current form.Agree? Disagree? What should APP look like? What would a true gifted program look like? And, realistically, what changes can happen and how?
Parents fight for the crumbs of APP. I wish they'd fight for the delicious frosted cake of a true gifted program. A cake that would better-serve more students than APP ever will.
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