By Jay Mathews
Can gifted classes really work?
Published on Jun 18, 2014 11:46 AM
I AM among those people who think gifted education classes are usually a waste of time and money.
It's better to give super-bright kids a library card or a computer with a Web connection and get out of their way.
Unfortunately, there is no research proving me wrong or right. So I have gone the unscientific route.
I asked four original thinkers how much their schooling contributed to their success.
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