She is a whining because Whites (and Asians
And Ford worries that because the whole selection process is point-based, some families can strategize to get their kids in the program. "Knowing the system, working the system, using that social capital, it does advantage you," she says.
Parents in the know can find tutorials online. Some even spend $150 for test materials. Meanwhile, other families have no idea the gifted program even exists.
Her words are the words of a racist. Since blacks and Hispanics are not competing (I did not say "Can't") , it then must be racism. She is basically making the argument for affirmative action for the gifted program basically because it should be based on the color of your skin rather then your abilities.