Apr 3 • 57M

Conversations with Mike Shulman and Estherll Dorancy

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Dan Alicea
A weekly podcast and radio show on WBAI 99.5 FM NYC, hosted by Leonie Haimson of Class Size Matters, and Daniel Alicea of Educators of NYC. We speak about the issues and controversies affecting public schools and public education in New York City, statewide and nationally.

Episode Summary

Daniel interviewed Michael Shulman, longtime educator, unionist and co-chair of New Action UFT caucus; also, he spoke with Estherll Dorancy, PTA President of Waterside School for Leadership about the parent, teacher and UFT lawsuit to block Success Academy co-locations. The lawsuit claims the NYC DOE failed to account for state law class size caps, needs of disabled students and more.

Episode Notes

New Action UFT caucus - https://newaction.org/

Parents, educators, UFT launch court action to block co-location of two Success Academy charters with Queens and Brooklyn public schools