Connections: Update on the "Time to Educate" project
When the Democrat and Chronicle launched its Time to Educate project one year ago, its reporters and editors could not foresee the current debate waged over a possible state takeover of the Rochester City School District. Time to Educate was designed to help the community find solutions to improve Rochester’s failing schools. Throughout a year of reporting, the team learned that solutions won’t be sustainable without deep, systemic change. Could that be a state takeover?
We’re joined by D&C reporters and educators who discuss what they learned through their work. They also weigh in on plans released by Mayor Lovely Warren, Assembly member Harry Bronson, and Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Bob Duffy. In studio: