Archive for April, 2011

Appeal of Espinet (No. 16,212): Standard for School Co-Locations

April 4, 2011
The Commissioner’s Decision in Espinet (No. 16,212) demonstrates the importance of the Mulgrew case in establishing a strict standard for EIS specificity. At the same time, the Decision permits lax adherence to fair public notice and hearing standards by the DOE. Co-locations will be less attractive to charter students but remain financially advantageous for charter school operators.
NY Daily News:
Commissioner’s Decision in Appeal of Espinet (No. 16,212; March 31, 2011):
Mulgrew v. Board of Education:;