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  • NYC should pass all students amid coronavirus shutdown, advocates demand

    Apr 27, 2020

    04.25.2020 | NY Post | All high school seniors should graduate, all middle school students should receive full credit, elementary schoolers should get no grades and everyone should be promoted, demand 37 education advocates led by City Councilman Mark Treyger.

    “The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the ugliest inequities in our society into the glaring light for all to see. We must not continue the same system that resulted in these inequities, but must instead fundamentally change the way we think about our education, our society, and the world,” reads a letter sent Friday to Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza. Read article