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The New York Times explores the Tale of Two Schools

In the South Bronx, there are two schools a short distance away, yet they are still worlds apart.

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What Makes a Great Teacher?

That’s the question an educator posed in a New York Times Letter to the Editor on April 29, 2013. The Times then invited readers to respond to the letter written by David Greene, who is the treasurer of Save Our Schools. In Greene’s letter, he raises questions about the Teach for America program, among other […]

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The Over-Billing by a New York Special Ed Pre-K Private Contractor Points to a Larger Problem in Sector Funding and Regulation

Bilingual SEIT, a New York City special ed pre-K provider lost its contract with the NYC Department of Education after years of misusing funds and providing poor service, reports the New York Times. The company, which provides services to pre-schoolers with developmental disabilities, billed more than $17 million in the 2011-2012 school year to the […]

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