Bronx special needs twins, Matt and Hunter Gumerove, graduate from YAI/Harry H. Gordon Preschool

A set of Bronx twins received their preschool diplomas today despite a developmental learning condition. Matt and Hunter Gumerove were born with Fragile X Syndrome,

Over the course of a year, their teachers at YAI/Harry H. Gordon Preschool say they made incredible strides in learning to communicate and being more social with their peers.

Over the course of a year, their teachers at YAI/Harry H. Gordon Preschool say they made incredible strides in learning to communicate and being more social with their peers. (6/19/13)

THE BRONX - A set of Bronx twins received their preschool diplomas today despite a developmental learning condition.

Matt and Hunter Gumerove were born with Fragile X Syndrome, a genetic condition that causes behavioral and learning challenges.

Over the course of a year, their teachers at YAI/Harry H. Gordon Preschool say they have made incredible strides in learning to communicate and being more social with their peers.

The twins will head to kindergarten in the fall.

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