Mayor and chancellor, please keep merit-based admissions
New York Daily News Opinion by Yiatin Chu, President of Asian Wave Alliance
As students head back to school this week, many public school families are already thinking of next year because they need to apply to their child’s next school. If Mayor Adams and his schools chancellor want to convince parents to stay in the system, they need to make good on their campaign promises about improving schools and expanding advanced academic options. That means fixing the admissions process which Bill de Blasio weaponized against Asian-American families and high-achieving students.
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