Monday, April 04, 2011
By Beth Fertig
A new poll finds the new Schools Chancellor Cathie Black isn't making the grade with New Yorkers.
Wednesday, November 10, 2010
Joel Klein has stepped down as chancellor of the New York City public school system, and Mayor Bloomberg has replaced him with magazine publisher Cathie Black. Maura Walz, reporter at Gotham Schools, and Matt Flamm, senior reporter at Crain's New York Business, join us to discuss this change. What do you make of the Klein years? What do you want from Black?
Monday, September 27, 2010
Nancy Solomon, independent reporter and producer of the Peabody Award-winning radio documentary "Mind the Gap: Why Good Schools are Failing Black Students" talks about Facebook's $100 million pledge to help Newark schools.