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Manipulation Gets Obvious at Charter School Hearing

    Among the wild shenanigans at last night’s charter school public hearing, a Working Families Party plant, District PAC president Tammy Boyle, could be seen coaching young students as they testified against Dr. Steve Perry’s application to launch the Capital Prep Harbor School. Really? Feeding students words to support your agenda? This is wrong… Continue reading Manipulation Gets Obvious at Charter School Hearing

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Bridgeport Parent Advisory Council Succeeds in Disenfranchising Batalla Parents

At a school that serves over 1,178 students, only 20 parents were present at last Friday’s Parent Advisory Council (PAC) election at Cesar Batalla School. In other words, approximately 0.6 percent of eligible parents voted on Batalla’ new PAC Board. These aren’t normal statistics for Batalla. Over 500 eligible parents showed up at the school’s… Continue reading Bridgeport Parent Advisory Council Succeeds in Disenfranchising Batalla Parents