NYC Teaching Fellows

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2010

    Mike Bloomberg's Proposed Budget Slashes Teachers, Yet Still Pays to Recruit New Ones

    ​Faisal Shahzad may have inadvertently saved the jobs of a 1,000 cops in Mayor Mike Bloomberg's budget proposal, but nothing apparently could be done to save the jobs of 6,400 city teachers...Not even letting go of the $5 million dollars budgeted for new teacher recruitment. Yes, that's right ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2009

    In Reversal, New York Gets Stimulus Money for Cops

    Earlier in the week the Feds said they weren't giving New York stimulus money for cops because our crime rate was already low. This sort of echoed fired Inspector General Gerald Walpin's argument that the New York City Teaching Fellows program shouldn't get any more money because it was already doi ... More >>

  • News

    July 28, 2009

    How AmeriCorps Led to Obama's First Scandal

    How a cash voucher for city teaching students hurt the President

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2009

    This Week in the Voice

    ​School's Out! But the Voice Educational Supplement is in session. When cops made a bogus bust on 32 teens from Bushwick Community High, the kids kept their cool -- and won their case against the NYPD. Why? Because they'd been trained how to respond to police overreach and entrapment by their ... More >>

  • Art

    July 24, 2007

    Your Own Personal Blackboard Jungle

    Fresh from the frontlines, New York Teaching Fellows tell all