• At a forum we co-moderated, likely mayoral candidates said they would keep mayoral control. (Times)
  • Many of them also said mayoral control’ promise has not been realized under Bloomberg. (SchoolBook)
  • City Council Speaker Christine Quinn emphasized that she would improve the tone on teachers. (Post)
  • The city announced Sandy makeup days. (GothamSchools, WSJ, NY1, Times, Daily News, SchoolBook)
  • As more city schools reopen in their own buildings, new issues emerge. (GothamSchools, Post)
  • Families were happy to return to P.S. 15 in Red Hook but said home life was still not normal. (NY1)
  • An appeals court was cool to arguments that churches should be allowed to use city school space. (AP)
  • The debate over rezoning in Upper Manhattan is continuing to divide the community. (Daily News)
  • Charter school operators are increasingly targeting middle-class areas of Brooklyn. (City Limits)
  • On Saturday, parents organized by StudentsFirstNY rallied for teacher evaluations. (GothamSchools)