The largest private investment in a public school district’s music education system in the history of the United States. Hence, given that a parent’s time is spent at a spot of function to earn an income and unfortunately don’t have as a lot time to teach and prepare their kid for life, parents alternatively send their children off to college, in the hopes that the college will get them effectively and adequately ready for life, teaching them the virtue and values required of life and delivering for them the education need to live life correctly.
Even though the Governor and the State Education Commissioner have been insistent that their arbitrary deadlines need to be met for a new teacher evaluation method, or they will punish our youngsters with price range cuts, they have ignored the reality that the DOE has missed deadlines for years in implementing a genuine public procedure and coming up with a true program to lessen class size.
Other unlikely names consist of Carmen Fariña, former Deputy Chancellor under Klein, who is apparently happy in her retirement and Shael Suransky, the present second in command at DOE, who helped devise the current school grading method that relies 85% on test scores, and who has defended the current regime of school closings and charter expansion.
At that time, Chancellor Klein nominated a DOE counsel to become deputy chancellor for instruction to replace Lam, but was rebuffed by the NYSED because the nominee lacked the necessary credentials in education a waiver could not be granted, because NYSED had currently accomplished so for Klein himself, and doing so again would have resulted in NYC having its prime two education administrators uncredentialed in… education.
The most telling episode occurred when Alonso berated a space of instructional leaders (all of whom have been lifelong educators at the BOE/DOE) for what he judged to be their basic lack of commitment to the children of NYC and the DOE – this with out the slightest basis in any sort of reality – only to depart days later for the sweeter job in Baltimore, possessing provided no notice whatsoever.