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Public School Parent op-ed: The Failure of 'Renewal Schools'

By Aradany Vargas, a public school parent at P.S. 149 Sojourner Truth

My daughter is a third-grader in one of Mayor de Blasio’s so-called Renewal Schools in Harlem. When I first heard about the program, I was hopeful: P.S. 149 needed attention and change to become the kind of school I wanted for my daughter. But, as a parent, I have not seen much renewal.

To read the rest of Aradany's op-ed, click here.  

 

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