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Why We Should Support the Test: Part 2

“Specialized High Schools are critical to the fabric of New York City because they function as, what I like to call, ‘STEM boot camps.’ They do a phenomenal job of preparing kids for the STEM industry. There is a strong case for Specialized High Schools because of their consistent performance, regardless of racial makeup. They […]Read More

Welcome Dr. Gassaway!

By Jitu K. Weusi It was a cold December night with temperature in the 20’s and a stiff wind blowing. Inside the Boys and Girls High School, Library, over 300 students, parent leaders, educators, community folks and elected and appointed leaders gathered to give a warm welcome to the newly appointed principal, Dr. Bernard Gassaway. […]Read More