Remainders: Rochester one vote away from mayoral control

  • Rochester is one state Senate vote away from getting mayoral control of schools. (ROCnow)
  • More than a quarter of city schoolchildren didn’t attend the last day of school. (WNYC)
  • Many charter management groups would be unable to run on public funds alone. (GothamSchools)
  • No fewer than four documentaries about ed reform will hit movie theaters this year. (USA Today)
  • A group of Muslim families rallied for schools to observe Muslim holidays. (NY1)
  • A pilot program took Chicago teachers on a tour of the city’s different cultural enclaves. (Tribune)
  • After all the debate, you can finally read Texas’s social studies standards online. (Edweek)
  • Moderate Dems are fighting a plan that would divert RTTT funds to the edujobs bill. (Politics K-12)
  • Inwood parents and the city are at odds over an outgoing principal’s performance. (Times)
  • Two small Philly high schools are graduating their first classes with different results. (Inquirer)

Source: Anna Phillips