If you're looking for a laugh, go on the website of the United Federation of Teachers, the union that is leading the fight against charter schools, whose reading and math scores are 15 to 20 points better than traditional schools. The union just went on the air with an ad blasting "for-profi ... More >>
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Three years ago, New York magazine's John Heilemann interviewed Schools Chancellor Joel Klein and wrote in his notebook: "Klein wants to be Mayor." In 2007 Klein all but denied it. But today's New York Sun story, reporting that eight "political consultants, activists, and philanthropists" are pushin ... More >>
DOE, City Council and Unions all fail to keep tabs on when NYC schools fail - or succede.