This edition: School ChoiceTweet
Original tape date: February 8, 2000.
Host, Herman Badillo, Chairman of the City University of New York Board of Trustees, discusses the need to reform the educational system with Sol Stern, Contributing Editor to the City Journal. Stern explains and examines why he calls school choice the "last civil rights battle." He also explains why he considers school choice a "civil right." Stern and Badillo discuss performance standards within New York City's public school system. Stern advocates for more teacher accountability in regard to student performance.
Guest: Sol Stern, Contributing Editor at City Journal
Herman Badillo Former Chairman, Board of Trustees, City University of New York
Sol Stern Contributing Editor, City Journal