NY Pols set to block teacher ratings' release
ALBANY — The public be damned! The state Legislature is likely to pass a last ditch bill that would prevent the release of teacher evaluations, while letting parents see the ratings only of their kids’ instructors.
The measure, introduced by Gov. Cuomo just before midnight Monday, could pass before lawmakers head home for the year tomorrow, sources said yesterday.
The Democratic-controlled Assembly says it will pass it tomorrow.
Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (R-LI) said his conference is reviewing the measure.
Mayor Bloomberg, who favors full disclosure of teacher evaluations and has blasted any limitations, declined to comment
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