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With Latest Test Scores, Bloomberg Sees 'Very Positive' Progress

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

While Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg continues to say that his stewardship of the schools has led to improvements in student achievement, the latest results of state proficiency tests are further indication that the change he has been hoping for has largely been incremental, rather than transformational. Nevertheless, the mayor touted the results.

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The Hunt for the Missing Millions

Monday, January 09, 2012

How much should the city be receiving from the the state and federal government as reimbursements for services it provides to special needs students? By the city's own estimates, tens of millions more than it has been receiving. The City Council will hold a hearing on Feb. 28 to try to figure out why city schools are not getting the money they are due.

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