I was just wondering whatever happened to that Green Dot charter school contract that Steve Barr told me was imminent kind of a while ago. Then we got this advisory from the UFT:
Contract Signing Ceremony for Green Dot Charter High School Indicates New Era of Teacher Union/Charter School Partnership
WHO: American Federation of Teachers President and United Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten; Steve Barr, founder and CEO of Green Dot Public Schools, Inc. and Green Dot New York Charter School Chairman Jeffrey T. Leeds.
WHAT: Contract signing ceremony for the groundbreaking three-year contract agreement for the Green Dot New York Charter School in the Bronx with Green Dot Public Schools, the prominent charter school operator and educational reform organization based in Los Angeles, CA, and the United Federation of Teachers, the labor union representing New York City’s 100,000 public school educators.
WHEN: Tuesday, June 23rd at 4:00 PM
WHERE: Green Dot High School, 600 St. Anns Avenue (between Westchester Avenue and E.149th Street) in the Bronx.