Bill Perkins's posts related to Education

Charter School Hearing: Chairman Perkins, Senator Montgomery & Senator Johnson.

(right to left: Chairman Perkins, Senator Montgomery & Senator Johnson.)

On April 22, 2010, Senator Perkins, Chair of the Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions held a public hearing to take a look at the growing charter school industry and to examine if the democratic vision of public education is being fulfilled.  

Charter School Hearing: Standing Room Only

On April 22, 2010, Senator Perkins, Chair of the Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions held a public hearing to take a look at the growing charter school industry and to examine if the democratic vision of public education is being fulfilled .

Charter School Hearing: charter parents whose children have been adversely affected by charter schools.

On April 22, 2010, Senator Perkins, Chair of the Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions held a public hearing to take a look at the growing charter school industry and to examine if the democratic vision of public education is being fulfilled .

Charter School Hearing: charter school authorizers witness panel

(left to right)

Christina Grant--Deptuty Dir. of Charter Schools; DOEJohn White-- Deputy Chancellor; DOEJonas Chartock-- Exec. Director; SUNY Charter InstituteDr. John King-- Sr. Deputy Commissioner; NYS Education Dept.Sally Bauchofer--Exec. Director of the Office of Innovative School Models; NYS Education Dept.

Charter School Hearing: Chairman Perkins displays one of many articles related to the issue of charter schools

On April 22, 2010, Senator Perkins, Chair of the Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions held a public hearing to take a look at the growing charter school industry and to examine if the democratic vision of public education is being fulfilled .

U.S. probe widens to 18 city charters

Philadelphia Inquirer,  May 3, 2010

U.S. probe widens to 18 city charters

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Why Charter Schools Fail the Test

New York Times,  May 5, 2010   

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