Eliza Shapiro

Charter group attemps to keep political pressure on Fariña:

Families for Excellent Schools is calling on the schools chancellor to apologize for her comments about charter school recruitment

Bio: Eliza Shapiro reports on city politics and education for Capital.

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Charter group attemps to keep political pressure on Fariña

Families for Excellent Schools is calling on the schools chancellor to apologize for her comments about charter school recruitment

3:20 p.m.

 
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Fariña reveals preferences in selective embrace of charters

The chancellor has visited at least 13 charter schools, most of them independent with specialized focuses

5:31 a.m.

 
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Capital Education: Fariña’s preferred charters -- Crafting a bill for East Ramapo

 

Capital Education: Fariña’s preferred charters -- Crafting a bill for East Ramapo

5:17 a.m.

 
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Capital Education: D.O.E. vs charters, again -- Senate ed chair’s potential next post

Capital Education: D.O.E. vs charters, again -- Senate ed chair’s potential next post

Nov. 24, 2014

 
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City to issue $40M community schools R.F.P. in January

Plans call for community-based organizations to help turn 83 struggling schools into community schools

Nov. 21, 2014

 
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De Blasio backs Fariña’s charter enrollment critique

The mayor stuck by the chancellor's claim that charter schools under-recruit special education students and English language learners

Nov. 21, 2014

 
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Charter groups blast Fariña’s ‘false’ enrollment claims

Families for Excellent Schools and the New York City Charter School Center released statements criticizing the chancellor

Nov. 21, 2014

 
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Weingarten on de Blasio’s ‘audacious’ community schools

The U.F.T. hosted an event to introduce politicians to the community school model on Thursday

Nov. 21, 2014

 
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Capital Education: Weingarten on community schools -- P-TECH replicators ‘haven’t won yet’

Capital Education: Weingarten on community schools -- P-TECH replicators ‘haven’t won yet’

Nov. 21, 2014

 
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Fariña outlines charter school enrollment goal

The chancellor said all charters should enroll the same population as their district counterparts

Nov. 20, 2014