Posts Tagged ‘social promotion’

22nd June

First Published in The New York Sun, June 22, 2007

By Andrew Wolf

Last week was a good one for Gail and Herman Badillo, arguably New York’s first couple when it comes to matters educational.

Mr. Badillo and his recent book, “One Nation, One Standard,” was celebrated at a cocktail reception at the National Arts Club, an affair attended by New York’s political, journalistic, and educational elite, most prominent was Mayor Bloomberg. The mayor had glowing praise for both Badillos, and why not? (more…)