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This edition: Harold Levy/Improvements in NY Public Schools

Episode Details

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.

Guest List

Herman Badillo Former Chairman, Board of Trustees, City University of New York

Chanc. Harold Levy Chancellor, Board of Education, NYC