Tag Archives: ELA

One More Time, NYC Charters Don’t Outperform Publics

Gary Rubinstein, an education blogger and math teacher at New York City’s Stuyvesant high school, has just posted a terrific analysis of Big Apple charter-school and public-school performance, showing once again that charters do not outperform publics–with one exception, which … Continue reading

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Unwrapping New York State’s latest common core tests

Once again I am in possession of a bit of educational contraband. For the second year in a row, I have received a copy of the New York State English Language Arts tests for grades 6 to 8, which were administered … Continue reading

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