No sooner did state math test results come out two weeks ago than the mayoral candidates pounced. "The dramatic increase in fourth grade math scores we announce today is another encouraging sign that our reforms are taking hold," Mayor Bloomberg crowed at the nine-point rise for those kids. To which Fernando Ferrer said, "How much more evidence do we need that Mike Bloomberg's obsessive focus on test scores isn't working?" He lamented the 1.6 percent drop in eighth... More >>>