For nearly a decade, parents have looked to Clara Hemphill to help them find a great public school for their child. For this third edition, Clara and her staff visited nearly 500 of New York City's elementary schools and chose 200 of the best schools to recommend, with more than 70 new school profiles not included in the previous edition! This essential guide uncovers the inside scoop on schools (the condition of the building, homework, teacher quality, etc.), includes a checklist of questions to ask on a school tour, and incorporates new listings of charter schools and magnet programs.Classrooms and hallways feature well- written essays, challenging math projects, and other evidence of good, creative lessons. One hallway displayed the results of 5th gradersa#39; efforts to measure the dimensions of the school, while anotheranbsp;...
|Title||:||New York City's Best Public Elementary Schools|
|Publisher||:||Teachers College Press - 2005|