Archive for August 20th, 2004

20th August

First Published in The New York Sun, August 20, 2004

By Andrew Wolf

 Schools Chancellor Joel Klein has come under a lot of criticism from editorial writers on the right regarding his decision to finesse the school-transfer provisions of the No Child Left Behind law. From the left, he’s being pressured to comply by the City Council Education Committee chairwoman, Eva Moskowitz. 

    No one has been more critical of Mr. Klein than I. But on this issue I believe that Mr. Klein is correct. He has shown great courage by changing course.  (more…)