New York CIty Council Member Ben Kallos

Mark Hallum

QNS Queens council members push back on recommendation to eliminate Gifted and Talented program in schools by Mark Hallum

Queens council members push back on recommendation to eliminate Gifted and Talented program in schools

Don’t lower the standards, raise them.

That was the message from City Council members who rallied Wednesday at City Hall urging the de Blasio administration to reject a recommendation by the School Diversity Advisory Group to scrap the city’s Gifted and Talented (G&T) Program.