Education reforms advocated by local officials

Townes, Glenn
August 2008
New York Amsterdam News;8/28/2008, Vol. 99 Issue 36, p35
The article reports on the launching of an education reform initiative by the Education Challenge group at Mile High City in New York City. It states that the organization has received the vocal support of local dignitaries including New York City School Chancellor Joel Klein, Newark Mayor Cory Booker and community activist Reverend Al Sharpton. Among the initiative includes expanded charter school access that provides parents with an abundance of public school choices for students.


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