In the News

ReelAbilities: New York Disabilities Film Festival
Micaela Bracamonte is invited to speak inpromptu after the NYC screening of "2e."

Profile of The Lang School

Moms and the author of "Most Unlikely to Succeed" offer parenting advice.
Part 1: http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/parenting-special-children-part-13412266
Part 2: http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/parenting-special-children-part-13412344

Bracamonte, 2010 suggested five classroom strategies for working with this group of students. (1) Play to the student’s strengths...
http://www.examiner.com/special-education-in-austin-mn/dual-exceptionalities-gifted-but-learning-disabled

Teachers have never known what to do with Julien Olsson. At 11 years old, he is acing 12th-grade math but has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder...
http://www.dnainfo.com/20101019/downtown/new-tribeca-school-serves-gifted-children-with-learning-disabilities

When the Lang School opens its doors in September, it will be the only elementary 2e school in the U.S....
http://tribecacitizen.com/2010/04/27/nkotb-the-lang-school-and-the-quad-manhattan/

In 2006, the most recent year for which these statistics are available, the number of K-12 students identified as 2e reached nearly 70,000 among school districts that...
http://www.thelangschool.org/News/2e_Newsletter_Issue_39.pdf

"In special education schools it’s more about remediation...since these children are gifted, if they don’t have that stimulation they’re pretty much checked out,"...
http://www.downtownexpress.com/de_373/nobullying.html