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For the past four years I was a principal in a NYC unionized school. Although my relationships with my union representative and the majority of the union members were positive, it was difficult.
For years I experienced and witnessed school reform in NYC. The new schools movement spearheaded by Michele Cahill was a good one. New York City was plagued with…Continue
Added by Mary Rice-Boothe on March 18, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments
I am a public school educator.
I am a Harlem mother.
I am a charter school parent.
I am a private school parent.
I am a result of the bounce of the lottery ball.
I am New York, NY.
January 2006 was the best time of my life. After a difficult pregnancy my daughter was brought into the world, healthy and beautiful. I was excited about being a mom.
I was also thinking about her future. Where would she go to…Continue
Added by Mary Rice-Boothe on March 7, 2011 at 4:00pm — No Comments