NO RUSH New York City’s progressive mayor has been criticized for his slow movement on school integration. Why is that the case? Chalkbeat takes a deep dive into the various reasons. Chalkbeat

SPACE WARS Leaders in New York City’s charter school sector say they want the mayor to prove he’s ready to ease tension between his administration and charter schools by providing school space. Chalkbeat, Wall Street Journal, New York Daily News, New York Post

Editorial: Charter advocates will soon know if Mayor Bill de Blasio really wants to make peace with the charter sector. New York Post

SURVEY SAYS The city released annual school survey data which has a number of insights, including that teachers think students are safe in class and that Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña has not reached her peak approval ratings from her first year on the job. Chalkbeat

EXTRA HELP More schools in Staten Island will become “community schools” this year. Staten Island Advance

NEW LAW Have states learned the lessons of No Child Left Behind? Chalkbeat

MUST BE THE MONEY Vouchers don’t always cover the cost of private school tuition, a new study finds. Chalkbeat