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QUIZ: Are You Smart Enough to Get Into Private Kindergarten?

The new test for 4-year-old applicants to private schools is now harder. We have sample questions.

Upper East Side »

Test Preparation Industry Booming as Parents Gird for Common Core

Test preparation businesses are reaping the rewards of the coming Common Core curriculum.

New York City »

New Gifted and Talented Test Leaves Parents Stumped

The Naglieri Nonverbal Ability Test quizzes students on pattern recognition and spatial reasoning.

New York City »

Gifted and Talented Admissions Season Begins, With Big Changes

The gifted admissions test is getting harder, and high-scoring students are no longer guaranteed a seat.

Manhattan »

Kindergarten Gifted and Talented Test to Get Harder, Experts Warn

The city is replacing part of the gifted and talented Kindergarten test in fall 2012.

Downtown »

How to Prepare Your Preschooler for Gifted and Talented Tests

Every January, thousands of New York preschoolers vie for scarce gifted and talented seats.