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This edition: Will Success Spoil Eva Moskowitz?

Episode Details

Original tape date: September 1, 2018.

First aired: October 8, 2018.

Critics of charter schools see education reform as opposed to a time-tested public school system. Eva Moskowitz, founder of Success Academy and former City Councilwoman, runs 47 charter schools in the five boroughs of New York City. She tells Jim Zirin that the public school system has dramatically failed vast numbers of poor children, while her structured learning policies have made for unusually high test scores among her students, 94% of whom are children of color.

Guest List

Eva Moskowitz Author “The Education of Eva Moskowitz?; Founder and CEO, Success Academy Charter Schools