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The Leonard Lopate Show

Leonard Lopate Weekend: Glenn Close & John Lithgow, Robbie Rogers, Joel Klein

Friday, December 12, 2014

The Leonard Lopate Show's three favorite segments from the last week, in case you missed them. 
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Schoolbook

Cost-Conscious Tips to Improve NYC Schools

Wednesday, January 01, 2014

An education professor who has watched the reforms of the last 12 years closely offers his advice to the new mayor and schools chancellor. He says there are a few tweaks to the system that don't cost a lot but could go a long way to improving the schools.

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It's A Free Country ®

DOE Chancellor Walcott On Closing Schools

Friday, July 22, 2011

People are constantly trying to make this a charter versus non-charter debate. I’m not going to get sucked into that. It’s about quality options.

New York City Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott, on The Brian Lehrer Show.

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WNYC News

Chancellor Defends Pay-Back Policy on Schools' Rainy-Day Funds

Friday, February 18, 2011

New York City Schools Chancellor Cathie Black defended a new directive that reduces how much money schools can roll over from this school year into next year.

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WNYC News

City Schools Expand Anti-Bullying Initiative

Friday, February 18, 2011

The city is expanding its anti-bias and harassment initiative in city schools after a series of recent high-profile bullying incidents rocked the nation.

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WNYC News

Cathie Black Starts Her Job as Schools Chancellor

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Cathie Black starts her new job Monday as the city's schools chancellor. She's the first woman to lead the nation's largest school district. Her appointment to the job by Mayor Michael Bloomberg was clouded with controversy.

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