East Ramapo Strong 6-26-15: Thank you Message from Andrew Mandel

In the wake of the NYS Senate failing to take the East Ramapo oversight bill to the floor for a vote prior to the end of the June session, the head of East Ramapo Strong had an empowering thank you message for members and supporters.

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East Ramapo Strong 6-26-15 Message from A. Mandel end of NYS session

Wall Street Journal June 26/15: Chancellor Tisch wants Klein Dismissed

Chancellor Merryl Tisch Calls for Dismissal of East Ramapo School Chief

Bill to have a monitor oversee troubled schools about 30 miles north of New York City failed to win approval in Albany

Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee, D-Suffern, debates a bill for a state monitor for the East Ramapo schools in the Assembly Chamber at the Capitol on June 11. Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee, D-Suffern, debates a bill for a state monitor for the East Ramapo schools in the Assembly Chamber at the Capitol on June 11. Photo: Associated Press

After a bill to have a monitor oversee troubled East Ramapo schools failed to win approval in Albany, Chancellor Merryl Tisch on Thursday said the school board should dismiss its superintendent to show it aimed to fix the damaged district.

The lack of consensus on a monitor by the last day of the legislative session meant lawmakers didn’t provide an immediate path forward for the conflict-ridden district about 30 miles north of New York City.

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