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The Mornings After

Lucy Friedman

Lucy Friedman is TASC's President.For days New Yorkers have rushed to each other’s aid, streaming out from their heated homes to bring medicine, mops and manpower to wherever evacuees are sheltering ... read more

Partnerships Pay Off

Lucy Friedman

One of the best ways to help more kids in New York State learn and succeed is to help more public schools partner with strong youth-serving community organizations, such as settlement houses. I was ho ... read more

City Budget Numbers: More Details

Lucy Friedman

Last night the New York City Council overwhelmingly approved the New York City budget for next year. As Speaker Christine C. Quinn said, “Our budget is a statement of our priorities, and New York Ci ... read more

Good News From City Hall

Lucy Friedman

New York families heard good news from City Hall last night. Below is TASC’s statement on the New York City budget agreement:TASC President Lucy N. Friedman commended Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, Cit ... read more

How Do You Reinvent the School Day?

Lucy Friedman

Our parents and grandparents could live good lives without even finishing high school, but those days are gone. We cheat our kids if we pretend we can still educate them in the same way, on the same s ... read more

Six Tips for Building Strong Partnerships

Lucy Friedman

Lucy Friedman is TASC's President.Ellen Gannett, a leader in our field, says we’re in a “period of transition” from after-school as we have known it to expanded learning opportunities that accel ... read more

Using Data: What We Need to Know

Lucy Friedman

Data can power greater learning opportunities. New data tip sheets released for free download by The Wallace Foundation this week show how everyone in the business of expanding learning can use data m ... read more

Devastating Cuts to After-School

Lucy Friedman

The Executive Budget for New York City released today at City Hall shows a devastating toll on comprehensive, daily after-school programs that support kids’ well-rounded education all across New Yor ... read more

City Council Leads

Lucy Friedman

From now to June 30 is a race to the end of the New York City budget season.  As you know New York City potentially faces devastating cuts to its after-school system beginning July 1.Leaders of t ... read more

It Takes A Community To Sustain ELT Reforms

Lucy Friedman

This post was originally published in The Quick & The Ed.No one has done more than the Obama administration to stimulate schools and communities to expand the frozen-in-time schedules of the tradi ... read more

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