By Gideon Gabbidon, the parent of three graduates of Boys and Girls High School
This past June, my son graduated from Boys and Girls High School in Bedford-Stuyvesant. And while I was proud that he received his diploma, there was also a sense of relief that Orlando will no longer be attending this struggling school. You see, over the past few years, Boys and Girls has fallen on hard times — and the students and teachers there need real leadership to get back on track.
There’s no more time for putting band-aids on the school’s problems. The time is now to make serious changes so no more kids have to suffer.
Read the full oped in the New York Daily News.