Governor Andy Cuomo is not #whatkidsneed!

Ralph Ratto is a teacher and education blogger.  His blog is entitled Opine I will and can be found at: https://rlratto.wordpress.com/ Governor Andy Cuomo is not #whatkidsneed! Andy Cuomo, our sophomoric New York State Governor, claims to be the only student advocate, yet he is willing to hold the children of our state hostage as he…

New York’s Alliance for Quality Education Urges Cuomo to Invest in Public School Equity

A post by Education Blogger Jan Resseger These days, by blaming teachers and their unions, compulsively collecting data, and pushing privatization, politicians in both political parties pretend they are addressing the very real problems that affect achievement at school—problems of child poverty, widening inequality, growing segregation by income and race, and the collapse of school…

New York’s Public Schools Need Some Friends in Albany

Education Blogger Daniel Katz is a former high school English teacher and the director of Secondary Education and Secondary Special Education Teacher Preparation at Seton Hall University. His blog can be found at: http://danielskatz.net/ New York’s Public Schools Need Some Friends in Albany This is the text of a detailed letter I am sending to my representatives and…