I may have my own ideas about what makes a good school, I just don’t believe that I have the right to impose my views on you.
Everything anyone needs to know about school choice – who benefits from it and who opposes it – was summarized in the first few minutes of the movie Hidden Figures … and in the trailer right before it.
What if the city opened more accelerated schools, and, instead of testing in, parents were given a choice about whether to enroll their children
Are English Language Learners well served by the programs? Do their families even want them?
Hunter College Elementary School and High School receive public funds but are not run by the NYC Department of Education.
When selective public schools attract high-performing students and involved parents, nobody complains.
No, at least according to a recent study. But as a New York City mom of a son in a specialized high school, I see enormous benefits.