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Teacher-Author Offers Scathing View of NYC Schools from the Inside

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 02:16 PM

Laurel Sturt discussed her negative views of the New York City school system as outlined in her book Davonte’s Inferno: Ten Years in the New York Public School Gulag. 

An art teacher in a high-poverty elementary school, Sturt described on Wednesday's Leonard Lopate Show her view of petty principals, high-needs students and the testing craze, from the inside.

 

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