As New York City expands its pre-K offerings, questions of how best to train principals and evaluate teachers have taken on new urgency.
Mayor Bill de Blasio knows what will happen if middle schoolers don’t find after-school programs worthwhile. They’ll vote with their feet, and stop showing up.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has made clear that he wants all kids to have the head start that full-day pre-kindergarten can provide. Elementary schools that are heeding his call to add seats cite a range of reasons, not all related to learning.