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City Takes a Role in Planning Four New Charters

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg said his private foundation has "nothing to do with" four new charter schools that are being designed with help from the Department of Education. The schools are part of a city program aimed at helping to increase the graduation rates of young black and Latino men, though they will be open to both males and females.

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City, Union Prefer to Negotiate Their Own Teacher Evaluation Plan

Friday, February 22, 2013

Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott and teachers' union president Michael Mulgrew said they prefer to negotiate a new plan for evaluating teachers.rather than allow the state to call the shots and impose a plan on New York City.

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Labor Joins the Demonstration as School Layoffs Near

Thursday, October 06, 2011

Labor and economic unrest were in the news as the bargaining deadline neared for the city's Department of Education and District Council 37 members, and as layoffs of school aides and other school workers appeared to be nearly certain.

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