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Cathie Black is seen with Mayor Michael Bloomberg and outgoing New York City Schools Chancellor Joel Klein in the Blue Room at City Hall - New York, NY - Nov 9, 2010 - Photo: Edward Reed / Mayor's Office

Judge Clears Way For NYC Schools Chancellor

Lawyers for the plaintiffs argued in state Supreme court that Cathie Black lacks the required credentials to even be a teacher, much less chancellor of the massive school system.

12/30/2010

Cathie Black

Parents Oppose NYC Schools Chancellor Choice

Lawyers representing more than a dozen parents in three lawsuits are urging a state judge to block a magazine executive from becoming New York City schools chancellor starting next week.

12/23/2010

Cathie Black

Another Lawsuit Filed Over NYC Schools Choice

The suit by state Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries and other parents claims that state Education Commissioner David Steiner shouldn’t have granted a waiver to allow Hearst Magazines Chairwoman Cathie Black to take the job.

12/08/2010

Cathie Black is seen with Mayor Michael Bloomberg and outgoing New York City Schools Chancellor Joel Klein in the Blue Room at City Hall - New York, NY - Nov 9, 2010 - Photo: Edward Reed / Mayor's Office

Parents Plan Protest Against Bloomberg’s Schools Pick

The movement against Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s choice for Schools Chancellor is gaining strength.

11/22/2010