Op-Ed by SUSAN S. SAWYERS
An inconvenient truth about “Waiting for Superman” and our nation’s public schools
As our graduate studies in education reporting came to a close late last month, a few of us Columbia J-School kids and our professors had the chance to preview the provocative new documentary, “Waiting for Superman,” by Oscar winner Davis [...]
Pro-charter legislators in Albany are moving toward leveling the playing field between public schools and charter schools.
Charter school Democracy Prep gets approval for a sixth through eighth-grade branch that will share space with other schools in building M092 on 134th Street.
Democracy Prep founder Seth Andrew is out to prove that charter schools can close the achievement gap.
Education department officials delay a vote on closing construction trade programs at Alfred E. Smith High School in the Bronx.