Cheating parents, MISIS conspire to slow down LAUSD’s gifted program
LA Unified officials are close to clearing a two-year backlog of assessments aimed at identifying thousands of students who would qualify for the highly-prized Gifted and Talented Education program. Why has it taken so long? For one reason, says the district, parents of many gifted students proved they, too, are gifted — at cheating. For...
By Vanessa Romo | March 19, 2015