Education Commissioner Making Plans for East Ramapo

According to New York Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia the department will be stepping in with the East Ramapo School District. Elia stated on Monday that while the Board of Regents and Education Department cannot do much, the state is working on options to help members of the district determine a more stable financial plan. On Sunday the Journal News reported that 72-year old Superintendent Joel Klein will allegedly be removed from the position a year before his contract is set to end. The Commissioner spoke at the regents meeting on Monday along with Regents Chancellor Merryl Tisch who stated that she was happy to read the news that the school board will be searching for a new Superintendent as a starting point for change.

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