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At Least 40 NYC Educators Dead of Virus- - But Department of Education Refuses to Release Their Names; Diane Ravitch

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Chalkbeat reports that at least 40 NYC educators have died because of the coronavirus but the Dep't of Education refuses to release their names or to explain their reticence. The union is naming names, and releasing a tally of the lives lost at a time that the education department has refused to do so. The department’s silence has sparked an uproar among teachers, who feel the lack of recognition is a smack in the face, particularly as they continued to report for work even after the danger of COVID-19 was known.'

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I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)
 

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