This edition: EconomyTweet
Original tape date: November 1, 1999.
Host, Herman Badillo, Chairman of the City University of New York Board of Trustees, discusses the economy with Alair Townsend, Publisher of Crain's New York Business. Townsend examines how education affects the economy of New York City. She explains her position on charter schools, the voucher system, education standards and principal tenure. Townsend and Badillo examine the pros and cons of remediation.