Category Archives: Education

Bloomberg’s Better Grades

By New York News Network In his last months in office, Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been taking a bit of a victory lap, highlighting the achievements of his 12-year administration. So it is sometimes hard to tell whether the high … Continue reading

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Mayor Bloomberg Annouces Tech-Arts Initiatve

By New York News Network Silicon Valley and Hollywood, watch out! Carnegie Mellon University will open a new Integrative Media Program in Brooklyn in 2015. The educational effort is the fourth in the Bloomberg administration’s Applied Sciences NYC initiative.  On … Continue reading

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Mayor Bloomberg, Cathleen Black and the New York Schools

By Stanley Aronowitz This week has been a nightmare for education. New York’s Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg announced  that the city would layoff 10,000 employees, many of them teachers. Former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates urged school superintendents to reward teachers … Continue reading

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