This guest blog post is by Lisa Lombardi, President of WordMasters Challenge™.
THE HIGH FLYER post is from the Summer 2018 issue of Teaching for High Potential.
Manuela Alvarez Hernandez is a student at Florida International University while she pursues her dream.
A disappointingly flawed Education Week story on San Francisco initiatives to reduce advanced learning opportunities in middle school math has garnered lots of attention. 
THE HIGH FLYER post is by Rudy Crew, President of Medgar Evers College and former Chancellor of the New York City Department of Education.