Mayor Ted Gatsas(Hour 3b, c)

(Hour 3b) Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas had much to say about the City’s “insane” No Touch Policy, which was tabled for changes during Monday’s night’s School Board meeting.

Gatsas addressed the issues of smarter balanced testing, opt-out forms for parents and the threatening of federal funds by NH DOE Commissioner Virginia Barry.

(Hour 3c) Gatsas shared the good news on innovative educational initiatives in Manchester that are beginning to bear fruit.

Also, standards for student athletes in the Manchester School District.