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Purge That Teacher!

May 23, 2017 by

The Post’s recent story about the city school teacher who is appealing her firing is packed with scary details. If the facts...

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Arizona Deputizes All Resident...

May 22, 2017 by

The Republican Governor and Arizona legislature have in effect expanded the professional horizon of tree surgeons by authorizing them...

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Eviction of Charter School fro...

May 19, 2017 by

Congratulations to the Brooklyn Diocese for evicting Middle Village Preparatory Charter School from the campus of Christ the King...

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Another Charter-School Abuse C...

May 18, 2017 by

It’s only “alleged” at this point. We are all presumed innocent until proven guilty. Fair enough. We got the...

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The Farce and Charade of Teach...

May 16, 2017 by

Forget the polished apple, the gift cards, the cliche’-engorged administrative memos and the multitudinous lip-service during...

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Ron Isaac’s Letter to Po...

May 15, 2017 by

With the world falling apart, the front-page of the Post features a story about the disgrace of teachers getting a break with parking...

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Principal Censorship of Studen...

May 11, 2017 by

Tyree Chin, principal of Flushing High School ,(a fine institution in the throes of “renewal”) is being smeared as a...

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Air-Conditioning Finally Appro...

May 3, 2017 by

Except for possibly the internal chambers of a mortician’s crematorium immediately after a normal operational processing, there...

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Schools Throwing Out Books

May 2, 2017 by

The mountain of books trashed by the principal ( NY Post 4/30) were in perfect or “gently-used” condition, despite the...

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Charter School Covers Up Sexua...

May 1, 2017 by

“Impossible!”, the charter school disciples would say. This kind of atrocity could happen only in a public school....

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Faith-Based Peanut Butter

Apr 27, 2017 by

I’m all for faith-based peanut butter and have no quarrel with hummus on a pretzel, but State Assemblyman David Weprin’s...

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School Drinking Water/ Cadaver...

Apr 26, 2017 by

Does a flesh-eating bacteria have a mentality?  Do the microbes that feed on oil-slicks in the sea possess a world-view? If so, they...

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Teacher Thrown In Jail For ...

Apr 25, 2017 by

Recently a teacher was convicted of pushing a student and sentenced to 30 days in jail, rather than community service and counseling,...

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Ron Isaac’s Letter to NY...

Apr 24, 2017 by

The Brooklyn Tech HS student quoted in yesterday’s story about the recent firing of 4 staffers for “sleazy”...

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Ron Isaac’s rebuttal to ...

Apr 20, 2017 by

The Post’s stories on education are so slanted that conscientious readers should raise hell, but since its editors aren’t...

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45-Day Suspension of 7-Year-Ol...

Apr 20, 2017 by

Never say never. Well, hardly ever. Substitute “only as a last resort” when recommending for how long and under what...

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Postal “Poetry”

Apr 17, 2017 by

The most beautiful poetry I have read in a long time was posted on the wall of a post office a month ago and still adorns an area...

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“Holocaust? Hmmm”

Apr 7, 2017 by

Is it too much to ask of the State Education Commissioner that she be capable of taking a stand on the ultimate no-brainer without...

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The Once A Year Dream

Apr 6, 2017 by

Five days ago I awoke from a dream so glorious that only now can I recount it with composure and clarity and be convinced myself that...

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Rikers Island: Education Denie...

Apr 4, 2017 by

You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him drink. The same principle holds with students. Shower them with learning...

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