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Schools Chancellor Cathie Black

Almost Chancellor

Alexander Russo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Alexander Russo

As of this moment, nobody knows for sure whether Black will make it through this last hurdle, or how she'll do on the job. But if she ends up not getting the job it won't be the first time.

Bill De Blasio And Deborah Kenny Square Off On Cathie Black Debate (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Voices on all sides of the debate continue to spar over Mayor Michael Bloomberg's appointment of Cathie Black to replace Joel Klein as New York City s...

NYC Mayor's Choice Stays Under Wraps: Will Cathie Black Get A Waiver?

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

NEW YORK — The magazine executive Mayor Michael Bloomberg chose to lead New York's sprawling public school system has spent the week shuttling b...

Bloomberg Hits Back On Cathie Black Criticism

The Huffington Post | Simon McCormack | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg pointedly criticized those who have questioned his choice of Cathie Black as the city's new schools chancellor. "It just goes to sho...

Two Top Schools Veterans Quit After Black Assumes Chancellor Position

The Huffington Post | Jonah Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Two top schools officials have resigned in the wake of Cathie Black's surprise appointment. Photeine Anagnostopoulos, deputy chancellor for finance an...

What Is Joel Klein's Legacy?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

After serving eight years as New York City schools chancellor, Joel Klein announced his resignation from the post Tuesday. According to a statement m...

NYC Schools Chancellor Joel Klein Steps Down; Replacement Announced

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

NEW YORK — Mayor Michael Bloomberg named a top publishing executive with no background in education to head the nation's largest school system a...