MORE-Change the Stakes teacher Jia Lee went to Washington DC yesterday to testify before a US Senate committee discussing reauthorizing No Child Left Behind. Jia gave powerful testimony in opposition to high stakes testing.
Back in New York, Governor Andrew Cuomo proposed finishing off public education as we know it officially yesterday.
Meanwhile, our top ally in Albany, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, is reportedly going to be arrested today on corruption charges. This will probably throw Albany into a little disarray.
A big news day for sure.