For the Smartest Students, a Tale of Two Cities: What Enrollment Numbers Reveal About How NYC’s Top Boys & Girls Are Sorting Themselves Into Different Schools

May 3, 2018

The 74 features a piece on racial and gender imbalances at top NYC high schools, highlighting a quote from 100Kin10 Founder and Executive Director Talia Milgrom-Elcott:

“Girls, when they’re up for the challenge, the biggest impediment they have is believing that they have a right to be there and that learning these skills is going to change the world,” said Talia Milgrom-Elcott, executive director of 100Kin10, which seeks to expand education in STEM fields. “The problems we face are really big, and only a tiny percentage of our population has a chance to solve them.”

Read the full piece here.