Talk Out of School

Hot button issues for NYC Schools: Listeners call in

Episode Summary

Parent advocate Leonie Haimson and teacher activist Daniel Alicea discuss and engage with callers on a range on hot-button issues involving the NYC schools, including whether there should be a remote option for students next year, the ability of our schools to maintain social distancing, the new class size legislation introduced in the City Council, problems with Mayoral control, admissions to the specialized high schools, the need for more counselors vs. cops, and whether mandatory vaccinations for teachers is justified under the law.

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