Mr. Speaker; Members of the Council; Distinguished guests; fellow New Yorkers.
Everything has its season-including great cities. Right now, it's winter in New York. But today, standing in this beautiful Botanic
(The City Council Education Committee has drawn up its own proposal for what should replace community school boards. Although committee chair Eva Moskowitz and committee member Bill de Blasio presented
(Excerpted from Deputy Mayor Dennis Walcott's testimony to the Task Force on School Governance Reform on January 16.)
To build community and parental involvement, the Department of Education has embarked on