John White

Q2 Music at the Proms

Listen: World Premiere of Frederic Rzewski's Piano Concerto

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Q2 Music at the Proms features the premiere of Frederic Rzewski's Piano Concerto, the UK premiere of Gerald Barry's No Other People, and pieces by John White and Morton Feldman. 



City and Union Go to Court Over Release of Teacher Ratings

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

A judge in New York City heard arguments Wednesday over whether individual teachers’ ratings can be released to the public. The judge did not issue a ruling immediately. The city has rated 12,000 fourth through eighth grade elementary and middle school teachers on how well their students perform on standardized math and reading tests. So far, the ratings have only been shared with the teachers and their principals. But now, the city wants to give them to the media and the teachers union considers that a breach of privacy.

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Experts Question Evaluating Teachers with Student Test Scores

Saturday, October 23, 2010

With the teachers union contesting the city's plan to release the names of 12,000 teachers evaluated with student test scores, some academics question the value of such reports.