New York Daily News
“Gov. Cuomo asked state education leaders to offer pointed recommendations to repair New York’s broken teacher-evaluation system, among other urgent school-reform tasks.
Regents Chancellor Merryl Tisch and Acting Commissioner Elizabeth Berlin on Wednesday delivered — with an aggressive and specific battle plan for improving teaching and learning from Brooklyn to the Bronx to Buffalo.
They would scrap the part of the teacher-rating system that allows teachers to juice their scores, and change the law so poorly performing teachers can more easily be removed from the classroom.”