The Emily Rooney Show 5/20/10
The End of MCAS? State education officials may abandon the controversial MCAS exams in English and Math – in favor of new tests, created in collaboration with about two dozen other states. We’ll check in with State Education Commissioner Mitchell Chester.
Firefighter Arbitration: City Council President Michael Ross comes down hard on an arbitration award for Boston firefighters. Unless the union makes further concessions, he says, he has no choice but to reject the settlement.
Mary Richardson: After thirty years at Channel five, Chronicle host Mary Richardson signs off tomorrow night.
J Squared: A ‘things to do’ check-in with the always entertaining Jared Bowen and Jan Saragoni.