Rochester City School District

RCSD Superintendent Brizard on 1370 Connection

Rochester City School Superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard previewed his State of Our Schools speech with WXXI's Bob Smith.

The Future of Teacher Evaluations an Issue in RCSD

In the second part of our series Transforming Rochester Schools, we look at the current teacher evaluation system and why Superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard wants it changed.

The RCSD's Current System for Evaluating Teachers

The process of evaluating Rochester teachers is based on a plan developed 25 years ago.

Tough Negotiations: RCSD & Teachers

Following months of unsuccessful negotiations for a new teachers' contract, the district and the union are at an impasse.

Transforming Rochester Schools

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WXXI News Coverage of RCSD reform plans

Leading up to Superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard's State of Our Schools speech in January, WXXI News presented a series of reports on the Rochester City School District. These reports aired during Morning Edition (6:35 a.m. and 8:35 a.m.) from Tuesday, January 18 through Thursday, January 20 on WXXI-AM 1370, FM 91.5 HD2, WRUR-FM 88.5 and WXXI.org. Those reports and related news and resources can be found in this special coverage area.

Previewing Rochester's State of Our Schools Address

This week on Need to Know Rochester, a look ahead to next week's State of our Schools speech by RCSD Superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard.

City School Closings Vote on Hold

Rochester City School Board members say they need more time before deciding whether to close Schools 2 and 6.

Report Compares High Salaries in City Schools

A report from the Empire Center for New York State Policy says the Rochester City School District has nearly five times as many high income employees as the Buffalo district.

Brizard/RCSD Reach Deal for New Contract

Rochester School Superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard's new three year contract will pay him an initial salary of $235,000.

Superintendent Brizard on School Reorganization

Rochester City School Superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard joined WXXI's Bob Smith on 1370 Connection Monday at 1:00pm on WXXI-AM 1370.