1) How much day to day life in the school-building changes from the BloomCott era will be the ultimate measure of how much things change under BlasRina.
2) How much things change for the better depends on how much teachers and parents push back against the toxic status quo of corporate education "reform."
In New York City, the teachers' group pushing against the toxic winds of deform is the MORE caucus of the UFT morecaucusnyc.org/
The parents' group is Change the Stakes changethestakes.wordpress.com/
Unless I'm mistaken, I seem to remember that Farina was part of the BloomKlein mandated RAMP UP curricula gang back in the day.
Celebrate her appointment to Tweed - and watch what she does very, very closely.