NYC Gifted and Talented Program and Testing

OLSAT Testing Sites Undercover!
February 14, 2011, 7:12 pm
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I recently attended an OLSAT and Bracken testing site at PS 282 Park Slope in Brooklyn on a wintry Sunday morning in early Feb. I was able to meet members from (the site with over 600 practice OLSAT and Bracken questions) to see what all the fuss is about as it pertains to these sites that conduct OLSAT testing over the weekend for 4 years olds. I walked into the facility and was then directed to sit patiently in the auditorium as the test proctors slowly emerged one after another to find their children they are testing.   After about 10 minutes of waiting the DOE representative and OLSAT test proctor marched into the auditorium with clipboards in hand to take attendance, check birth certificates/IDs (they are VERY thorough when it comes to identification and ask the child their name to make sure it matches up) and make sure that everyone was accounted for who was ready to take the OLSAT level A or level B – depending on their age. Continue reading

Calling All Parents of Gifted Children – Workshop Series in NYC Gifted and Talented, Testing, Parenting and More!
February 5, 2011, 5:02 pm
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The NYC Gifted and Talented blog and – the site where you can get over 500 OLSAT test and Bracken practice questions instantly is sponsoring a new workshop series for Parents of Accelerated Learners!  All members get this incredible workshop series absolutely free if they are a premium member. Here’s brief overview of the workshop series that starts Feb. 15, 2011 – Tuesday.

The P.A.L. (Parents of Accelerated Learners) – PARENT WORKSHOP SERIES Register today at:

Presented by

in Partnership with Manhattan Youth Downtown Community Center

INVITE YOU TO PARTICIPATE IN A Dialogue about Education for Parents of Accelerated Learners The Workshop Series
The P.A.L. monthly workshop series helps Continue reading