The US Department of Education has awarded $4 million to support underrepresented students in gifted and talented programs. The grant targets students of color, low income students, students with limited English proficiency, and others.

Earlier this month, OCI Policy Director Josh Dwyer wrote a blog post about certain groups of students being left out of gifted and talented programs.

Perhaps the Department of Education has taken notice of the inequity.

Learn more about the details of the program.