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Gov. Cuomo Citing Schools Report As Support For Education Reform

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo is using a new school report as evidence for his call to reform education in New York.

The report says more than 109,000 students are in 178 failing schools statewide: 50,000 students in New York City, 8,800 in the Hudson Valley and more than 5,700 on Long Island. 144 more words


New age, new teaching challenges

Over the last month, I have spent a lot of time writing about Gov. Cuomo’s plan to “reform” education here in New York.

One column explored the problems with the Governor’s plan and where those reforms would ultimately fall short — costing teachers their jobs and students an education that actually helps them when they move to the next level. 632 more words


Teachers' Union President Furious Over Cuomo's Proposal To Increase Charter Schools Cap

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The head of the teachers’ union is speaking out over Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to alter the number of charter schools. 153 more words