Rochester union says poor kids can’t learn, so teachers shouldn’t be held accountable

Victor Skinner EAGnews 3/11/2014

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Poor students don’t learn as well as rich students, and Rochester teachers shouldn’t be evaluated on how their poverty-stricken students perform on state tests.

That’s the sad argument the Rochester Teachers Association is making in a recent lawsuit it filed against New York Regents and the state’s education […]