Thursday, February 28, 2008
The Bloomberg Bow-Out
The only contender with experience trying to reform a huge school district confirmed today that he won't make a presidential bid. In a New York Times op-ed, Mayor Michael Bloomberg made it official, but also took a few shots at the surviving candidates for ignoring realities he assumes they know to be true, including this about schools:
"They must know that we can’t fix our schools without holding teachers, principals and parents accountable for results."