This edition: Harold Levy/Improvements in NY Public SchoolsTweet
Original tape date: April 4, 2000.
Host, Herman Badillo, Chairman of the City University of New York Board of Trustees, discusses improvements in New York public schools with Harold Levy, Chancellor of the NYC Board of Education. Levy describes the disadvantages to social promotion and why it was ended. He describes summer school programs in NYC. Levy and Badillo examine the Regents Exams, dropout rates, teacher development, class size and school overcrowding and school governance.