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One Day, All Children

“One day, all children in this nation will have the opportunity to attain an excellent education.” (Wendy Kopp)

That statement underwrote the vision of Teach for America… 573 more words

How I came to give Opt Out NY a second look

I spend a lot of time prying real conversations out of my 12-year-old son.

“Do you want rice with your chicken?”

He replies with an unverbalized “I dunno”. 1,052 more words

Common Core

Activists rally at the Capitol to restore economic opportunity

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – As the deadline draws near to present a state budget, activists are making their voices heard for one of the biggest issues this year: Education Funding. 53 more words

News

CNN's Chris Cuomo lectures LAPD on need for better training

This morning, CNN Anchor Chris Cuomo weighed in on the widely-circulated video showing a Los Angeles police officer shooting a homeless man.

In response, a Twitter user made this reasonable point: 206 more words

US Politics

Monetizing the Office

It was just hallway talk, but it had quite an effect on us.

We had an exchange with a prominent person in Albany yesterday. This individual is a lawyer who knows his stuff. 608 more words

Andrew Cuomo

Strange: Cuomo Government Has Mass E-mail Purge During Corruption Probe

Newsflash:  Democrats are not always clean.

The New York state government ordered e-mails to be deleted during corruption probe.

The IB Times reports, in a memo obtained by Capital New York, state officials announced that the mass purging of email records is beginning across several state government agencies. 195 more words

U.s. Politics

On Photo Opportunities

I need a photo opportunity; I want a shot at redemption – Paul Simon

Let us consider the staple of modern communications – the photo opportunity/availability with the media. 766 more words

Andrew Cuomo