David Bloomfield Weighs in on Closing a Bronx Renewal School

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Does Closing a Bronx Renewal School violate State Law? Public Advocate Thinks So, But Legal Argument is Murky

New York Chalkbeat, 3.27.17

A potential legal battle would likely be difficult to win, according to David Bloomfield, an education law expert at Brooklyn College and the CUNY Graduate Center. “Even though the public advocate’s theory is intriguing, it’s likely that the closure process supersedes CEC approval,” he said. “Any number of schools that have been closed are zoned schools.”

Submitted on: MAR 27, 2017

Category: GC Press Coverage | Urban Education