He has focused on improving education.
He has ended social promotion in the 3rd, 5th and 7th
grades; abolished the unelected and unaccountable school
board; raised math and English test scores to the highest
levels ever; fought for and delivered $862 million from
Albany for our schools. He has delivered needed textbooks
to every student and streamlined bureaucracy so that
$250 million more is spent in City classrooms.