Education Policy

Newark public schools stage a sit-in. (credit: CBS 2)

Newark Students Walk Out Of School, Protest City’s Education Policy

Newark students walked out of school Friday and crowded city streets, to protest the public school administration.

15 hours ago

Bill Thompson, candidate for mayor. (credit: Used with permission via the Thompson Campaign)

Thompson Calls For Move Away From Standardized Testing

In a campaign stop on Staten Island Wednesday morning, Democrat Bill Thompson spelled out his education policy – with a focus on moving away from testing.

09/04/2013

UFT Mayoral Candidate Forum

Mayoral Candidates Talk Education At Teachers’ Union Forum

Six mayoral candidates touted their education policies Saturday at a panel hosted by the United Federation of Teachers.

05/11/2013