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Entries by Joel Shatzky from 05/2012

Educating for Democracy: The People's Board of Education

| Posted 05.10.2012 | Education

At an all-day meeting featuring panel discussions and break-out sessions, a group of parents, students, teachers and other educators met to propose an alternative to Mayoral control of the New York City public school system.

Educating for Democracy: How "High" is Higher Education?

| Posted 05.23.2012 | Education

There certainly is a serious problem today facing higher education that is not being sufficiently addressed, and that concerns what "higher" education is all about.

Educating for Democracy: Nobel Prizes Are Not Just Surprises

| Posted 05.31.2012 | Education

In the past almost seventy years, no less than twenty-six Nobel Laureates have been educated in New York City schools: only three were products of private schools.