Maite, a super-gifted Ecuadorian 12-year-old, asks to go to med school

Agencia EFE Guayaquil, Ecuador Mar 05, 2019, 12.47 PM (IST)

The Ecuadorian Education Ministry must resolve the unusual case of a super-gifted 12-year-old girl who has just completed a pre-university medical curriculum and wants to move on to medical school, despite the fact that technically she has not even finished elementary school.