RCSD stumbles with special education changes

Justin Murphy, @citizenmurphy A reorganization of special education in the Rochester City School District intended to restore more control to school-level administrators has been fumbled in the first few weeks of the school year — the apparent result of insufficient...

The Complicated Path to Teacher Diversity

By Bill Cala (Bill Cala is former superintendent of the Fairport school district and served as interim superintendent of the Rochester district.) Regarding CITY’s September 30 article on activists’ push for more minority teachers: I strongly support concerned...

Justin Murphy and Erica Bryant,  Geanna Mohamed knows what her autistic daughter needs, but she can’t find a place that will help her. Everything Leilani Mohamed says, her mother writes down in the margins of a notebook. “I’m OK.” “Watch...