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Expect No Change: King Will Be Replaced by a Facsimile Thereof

So I woke up this morning to the news that New York State Education Commissioner John King, who never met a reformer he didn’t grovel to or a reform idea, tested or not, that he didn’t want to impose on an entire system, has been booted out or moved up or both, depending on how you look at it or who you read. 962 more words

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De Blasio and Bloomberg Alum Tout Same Education Gains

Even though he disagrees with much of his predecessor’s policies on education, Mayor Bill de Blasio promised today to build on test score gains made by students in a school year overseen by both he and former mayor Michael Bloomberg. 679 more words