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Prof. David C. Bloomfield

David C. Bloomfield is professor of urban education at the CUNY Graduate Center and Brooklyn College. Previously, he was general counsel to the former Board of Education and president of the Citywide Council on High Schools. 

Prof. David C. Bloomfield appears in the following:

Opinion: Remove an Unnecessary Bar to Parent Involvement

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Parent leaders make the case that the next time a parent steps up to volunteer for an education council, the state should say 'thank you' instead of checking for a rap sheet.
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OPINION: Cuomo's 'Power Grab' Over Schools Will Spark Suburban Backlash

Monday, February 02, 2015

A New York City education professor argues against Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposal to rely even more on test scores when it comes to rewarding local school districts and teachers.
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Opinion: With 100 Days Under His Belt, Mayor Must Up His Game on Education

Thursday, April 10, 2014

An education professor says the new mayor has won some, lost some. Now it's time to get serious on all the other pressing education issues facing the city schools. 

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Opinion: NYC Could Lead Nation's Schools Away from Testing

Monday, January 20, 2014

The standards movement has been on a roll since 2002. Its backers support standardized tests, other performance measurements and more school choices. With a new schools chancellor, the testing pendulum is swinging and the whole country is watching.  

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