PRINCIPAL PAULINE SHAKESPEARE PS 34Q 

PRINCIPAL PAULINE SHAKESPEARE PS 34Q

Principal Pauline Shakespeare PS 34

Principal Pauline Shakespeare PS 34

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Here is a transcript of Principal Pauline Shakespeare committing perjury stating she never made a comment about the fact that the ” UFT can’t protect bad teachers.” Followed by the audio of her actually saying it to a teacher she targeted and discontinued after the teacher requested support.

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Anonymous
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Please be aware Principal Shakespeare is also under investigation for doctoring the quality review at PS34Q for removing children from overcrowded classrooms and only allowing hand picked teachers to be observed.

eagle5
Guest

Who is this principal? She sounds like shes trying to hypnotize you with her voice. as if she were some type of svengali

janai wright
Guest

she is a good principal iam 10 and i go to her school we are in 2017 i am still in her school i have been there since 2nd grade now in 5th gradeshe is nice she gives awayher personal stuff to meand my friend trinty so dont get it twisted

sars
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trinty is a bullier

ANONYMOUS
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Please Add the reviews of this school.

Anonymous
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The principal Pauline Shakespeare is a bully. The staff is a revolving door as so many teachers cannot take Mrs. Shakespeare’s verbal and mental abuse. Some new teachers do not even last a full year and some leave after a year of her verbal and mental abuse. She has made teachers retire before they were ready to leave the teaching profession.

Anonymous
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no se is not

Anonymous
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Kevin GalliArd is an intensely poor teacher. He interacts with no connection with the students, has been teaching wrong and behind schedule and, is an impostor. He acts like a gentleman and during the state ElA exam pressurized children by saying and I quote from my daughter” 40 of 90 minutes left you should be on question 42 of 42. The were fifth graders and the passage was 3 pages long !

janai wright
Guest

MRS GAILARD IS VERY NICE AND HE IS A GENTLE U ARE NOT IN SCHOOL WITH UR DAUIGHTER SHE PROBABLY WANTED TO BE IN A DIFFERENT SCHOOL WITH ALL HER FRIENDS

Karma is a Witch.
Guest
I have to say, this does not surprise me at all. For years Pauline Shakespeare has been a “Bull in a China Shop.” When she is upset, bothered, annoyed, or pissed off…you better watch out. She makes you believe that she is supportive and helpful when in reality she is vengeful and calculating. I am a former teacher of P.S.34 which really saddens me to say. I worked at that school for many years until Dr. Jekyll turned into Mrs. Hyde. and I had to leave. Before she came to this school, the teachers and staff were like family. We did things together, collaborated with each other on a regular basis, came in early and stayed late into the evening. Unfortunately, when Pauline Shakespeare became the principal of P.S.34, things took a drastic change. She created problems within the staff by being very divisive and messy. She micromanaged every little thing as if we were robots instead of teachers with degrees. She favored your white teachers because she said that, “They know how to listen and follow directions.” She constantly commented on our attire, saying that real teachers wear “sweater vests or cardigans and slacks” not jeans with glitter on… Read more »
Karma is a Witch
Guest
I have to say, this does not surprise me at all. For years Pauline Shakespeare has been a “Bull in a China Shop.” When she is upset, bothered, annoyed, or pissed off…you better watch out. She makes you believe that she is supportive and helpful when in reality she is vengeful and calculating. I am a former teacher of P.S.34 which really saddens me to say. I worked at that school for many years until Dr. Jekyll turned into Mrs. Hyde. and I had to leave. Before she came to this school, the teachers and staff were like family. We did things together, collaborated with each other on a regular basis, came in early and stayed late into the evening. Unfortunately, when Pauline Shakespeare became the principal of P.S.34, things took a drastic change. She created problems within the staff by being very divisive and messy. She micromanaged every little thing as if we were robots instead of teachers with degrees. She favored your white teachers because she said that, “They know how to listen and follow directions.” She constantly commented on our attire, saying that real teachers wear “sweater vests or cardigans and slacks” not jeans with glitter on… Read more »
Disbelief!
Guest

I had the pleasure of working at P.S.34Q. It saddens me to see Mrs.Shakespeare attacked on this page.Mrs. Shakespeare puts the needs of the children first and foremost! Sometimes we must take the time and evaluate ourselves and our actions. I am no longer teaching at P.S.34Q however I would not blame anyone for that. Sometimes your a perfect fit and other times you are not and that is OK. Those of you that have moved on use your experiences to grow. Life is to short for bitterness and hatred. Lets be the Adults we claim we are and stop hiding behind pages such as this.
I struggled with the decision to post but I can’t sit back and watch a Principal as hardworking as Mrs.Shakespeare bashed.

Disbelief
Guest

Hiding behind pages! Obviously you were one of Shakespeare’s evil minions and you know in your heart that Pualine Shakespeare is pure evil. No-one here is hiding. The recording and testimonials here are fact. I can only hope that The truth will continue to come out about Pauline Shakespeare. It is only a matter of time. Shakespeare is a vile lowlife and the school is a pathetic mess with a constant turnover of staff and a 23% pass rate on the 2014 ELA for the school.

Let’s be adults here. If you worked there, you know that Pauline Shakespeare is a sadistic sociopath who enjoys torturing her staff. She is the bully in the playground and the disturbed child burning ants with a magnifying glass. One-day karma will knock on her door and I am sure there is a warm place in hell with her name waiting for her.

Disbelief!
Guest

I knew that was coming! I am not Mrs. Shakespeares little minions or anyone elses for that matter. I am sorry
if you disagree with my opinion of Mrs. Shakespeare as you have that right. However stating she tortured her staff is a bit exaagerated don’t you think? Don’t get me wrong Mrs. Shakespeare has high standards and everyone is held accountable. I am just curious in what ways were you tortured? Was it the morning announcements where she took the time to celebrate teacher successes in the classroom? Was your name not mentioned enough so you felt slighted? TYou sound deeply hurt from your experience and quite bitter. My bigger question for you is why didn’t you voice your concerns while there? Oh wait you were afraid.

Numbered Days
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Oh, give it up. You’re Marisa Frederick. It’s not like that’s not obvious to everyone here. We all know who you are. On Monday, you’re going to be the laughing stock at work after all the shit you posted here.

Disbelief!
Guest

Nope I am not her!

Anonymous
Guest

If you think Mrs. Shakespeare is so great then why don’t you post your name. If working with Mrs. Shakespeare was great why did you leave? Also why does nearly 1/3 of the staff leave every year?Why have 4 teachers quit since September? Mrs. Shakespeare is the most unprofessional administrator I have ever worked with. If Mrs. Shakespeare is so nice then why has the union had to come to the school twice already since September. You can’t deny the facts.

Anonymous
Guest

Mrs. Shakespeare is such a horrible principal even the reading consultants didn’t want to come to 34. Didn’t one of the consultants quit mid year because of Mrs. Shakespeare inappropriate comments and bullying.

Anonymous
Guest

No the consultant did not quit because of her. She supported the 2 consultants gave them what they needed. Her leaving had nothing to do with Mrs. S I know the facts of what went down

Standing Together
Guest

Yes, I believe one of the consultants left after witnessing Mrs. Shakespeare tear apart a teacher after a shared reading lesson. I believe the consultants words were “I’ve seen what Mrs. Shakespeare’s idea of PD is and it’s unacceptable”. I also know that Mrs. Shakespeare made inappropriate comments about the consultants outfits.

Anonymous
Guest

That’s correct the reading consultant did not quit because of her. It had nothing to do with her at all.
Why will never become public knowledge

Disbelief!
Guest

Post my name but your anonymous your funny. What I don’t understand is if you are so miserable why don’t you leave? Why slander her name? Do you think she is losing sleep over you?
I don’t know why four teachers left since September maybe they too were being adults and realized it was too much for them. One can easily feel overwhelmed by the high expectations. Every school isn’t for everyone.
As for the Union coming in is because of people being fake simple as that. Why is it in faculty conferences these concerns are not addressed? If you felt disrespected speak up for yourself! If she is such a bully stand up to her! I am almost certain you smile in her face every morning while driving your knife deeper into her back. I think that is what disgusts me the most.
Why are you upset that someone is speaking in her favor. There are two sides to every story. I didn’t have the same experience as you I see a Principal who wants the best for the children in her building.

Anony Mouse
Guest

This is written word, not spoken. Hence, slander doesn’t apply. The word you’re looking for is “libel.” As an educator, you should know the difference. That you don’t says all we need to know about you. (Most of us know who you are, though, Mrs. F.)

Anonymous
Guest

Lol. Your the one upset. I’m just speaking facts. It’s a fact that 4 teachers left already. It’s a fact that every year severel teachers quit before the school year is over. The rate of teacher turnover is higher than any school. Maybe some people need to reflect on why so many people are running away from that school.

Anonymous
Guest

Am I the only one who thinks that the person writing as disbelief is most likely the principal herself.

Anonymous
Guest

I truly believe it’s Shakespeare herself as “Disbelief”. Who else would spend so much time responding to everyone’s negative comment? No one, not even her minions (A. P.) would speak so highly of Shakespeare. I believe her minions or A. P’S only tolerate her nonsense because they have to. THEY don’t want her to unleash the beast on them.

janai wright
Guest

I AM REPLYING CAUSE SHE IS MY PRINCIPAL IN 2017 AND IFU DONT LIKE HER GET HER NAME OUT OF UR BIG MOUTH IF U HAVE SUCH MOUTH BE A PRINCIPAL SEE HOW IT FEELS SHE IS PROBABLY DOING THIS CAUSE U STAFF DONT LISTEN UDONT LIKE HER THEN QUIT

Disbelief!
Guest

I assure you I am not Mrs. SHAKESPEARE!

Disbelief
Guest

DISBELIEF, since you are obviously hiding your identity, you have zero credibility! Post your name. Come forward and put your money where your mouth is.

High expectations are wonderful, however when only 22.1% of her 4th grade passed the NYS ELA she is obviously missing the mark. I want to believe that deep-down there is a human being inside Shakespeare, unfortunately that human being is Hitler! As I said before there is a warm place in hell waiting for this sick sociopath!

If you are a new teacher to the DOE or on the open market BE WARNED! If you ever hear the name Pauline Shakespeare P.S. 34Q John Harvard —run like the devil is after you, because that is exactly who Pauline Shakespeare is.

janai wright
Guest

NOW U TOOK IT TO FAR JUST SHUT UP LEAVE MY PRINCIPAL ALONE U PROBABLY LOOK LIKE A MONKEY AND I AM READING ALOL OF THEZ COMMENTS AND U SHOULD GO TO HELL NOT HER SO

Numbered Days
Guest

No, you’re Marisa Frederick. Either way, you’re incompetent, useless and damaging to the school.

Disbelief!
Guest

Not her once again!

TimeForChange
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Yes, you are. Everyone knows this.

Anonymous
Guest

Ha ha ha. Disbelief. That even sounds like Shakespeare. You are so right.

Disbelief
Guest

DISBELIEF, since you are obviously hiding your identity, you have zero credibility! Post your name. Come forward and put your money where your mouth is.

High expectations are wonderful, however when only 22.1% of her 4th grade passed the NYS ELA she is obviously missing the mark. I want to believe that deep-down there is a human being inside Shakespeare, unfortunately that human being is Hitler! As I said before there is a warm place in hell waiting for this sick sociopath!

If you are a new teacher to the DOE or on the open market BE WARNED! If you ever hear the name Pauline Shakespeare P.S. 34Q John Harvard —run like the devil is after you, because that is exactly who Pauline Shakespeare is.

janai wright
Guest

u are doing the same thing and the rest of u i am the only person that has my name so u shouldnt be talking yuh chat to much nuh man
if u dont know what dat means then go to jazmaica and l;earn so pawtwah i am talking to all of u except for the person u keep calling ms lambert

Anonymous
Guest

How could the students perform on grade level. They are too busy practicing handwriting with shaving cream. What a mess.

Disbelief!
Guest

My name is Hakuna Matata which means no worries!

Disbelief
Guest

Hakuna Matata, DISBELIEF, Shakespeare or whom ever you are or claim to be, to make a joke shows you are not real. No one else here is making a joke. Shakespeare is no-good and must be removed. Her name comes up constantly at the NYC PEP meetings. Shakespeare only cares about her power to be the principal tormentor!

You have still not responded to the schools ELA scores. Those scores are at the bottom of district 29, only 22.1% of her 4th graders past the 2015 ELA how do you explain this.

Facts are facts. Turnover of teachers last year was 25% and several teachers have already left this year.

If Shakespeare is such an amazing principal where is the data to back it up. Why the constant turnover? Why the excessively low test scores.

Your words are as empty as your head is.

Disbelief!
Guest

Please create your own name when responding you are confusing those following the page. Thank you!

Numbered Days
Guest

No one here is confused. We all know who you are, Marisa.

Disbelief!
Guest

Lol..nope!

Disbelief!
Guest

So now numbers mean something and should be used in evaluation of a Principal but not teachers? Teachers leave because they have that option.
I believe scores dropped across the board due to common core. If your concerned about students scores and the success of your school how about bringing some ideas to the table to achieve those goals. Maybe create a team to evaluate school data and come up with strategies to help the school move forward.
Uh but I am the one with the empty head. Let say for instance you get a new Principal and things remain the same who will you blame? All I am saying use your energy to be a solution! Or be miserable the choice is yours!

Anonymous
Guest

A new principal would get a new reading program. One that actually is aligned to common core. Also the new reading would come with books. Unlike mondo that is outdated and not aligned with common core. The mondo books at 34 are so old and torn they are useless. most of the books are missing pages. What kind of principal doesn’t use a reading program that isn’t aligned with common core. That doesn’t sound like she’s putting the children’s needs first.

Disbelief!
Guest

See how easy that was…now present these concerns with Mrs. Shakespeare maybe meet with her with suggested materials.

Numbered Days
Guest

As you well know, Marisa, Shakespeare is entirely non-approachable, nor does she have any use for anyone who questions how things are. She targets everyone who does that, bullying them until they leave.

Anonymous
Guest

Didn’t the chancellor recommend a new reading program after her visit. If the principal doesn’t take recommendations from the chancellor I doubt she will listen to a teacher.

Anonymous
Guest

Doesn’t the DOE have a list of suggested reading programs? Why isn’t the principal using one of those?

Disbelief!
Guest
If I am correct your general concern is the use of Mondo as It is not aligned with Common Core. I am sure you realize that reading strategies havent changed. If your books are torn ripped etc ask for a replacement. Also many schools have done away with reading books as they don’t want Students staring at a book but actively engaged. You realize reading occurs throughout your day not just during that block of time like S.S. think of all the higher order thinking questions and experiences that can be explored! Here is another suggestion wording your classroom test using the language of Common Core..yes your scores will suck at first and you will wonder If you taught anything but It is the language of the test our children struggle with. Start slow use Common Core language throughout your instructional time you will see your Students achieve. I know time is a major factor trust me I get It between checking hw.grading assessments meetings your days nights and weekends are filled. When your planning throw in two questions aligned to Common Core for each subject there is a way to squeeze it in it just takes creativity and communication.
Disbelief!
Guest

Once we move beyond our held on hostility only then can real issues be explored and possible solutions suggested and that was the point of me responding. You don’t have to like her it is not in your job description. However the children are. Look how the post on this page has changed Once we moved our personal feelings aside.

Disbelief!
Guest

Uh I noticed one of your teachers were mentioned on this page are any of you going to speak up for him! Just wondering?

Anonymous
Guest

Teachers are not responsible for writing curriculum. That’s why we purchase reading programs. Teachers constantly asked for new books. They are not supplies. Also some grades need to share the same book. So the goes from one classroom to next so each room can use it for shared reading. Ridiculous. Administration is aware but obviously they don’t care or they would have purchased some books. It’s kind of stupid of some people to put all the responsibility on the classroom teacher while at the same time absolving the administration of all responsibility. It makes me question your motives.

Anonymous
Guest

All I know is that that school is a mess. Administration does nothing but harass and bully teacher. They provide zero support. No one wants to teach there. It is sad that those poor students have a reviving door of teachers. I mean are there any kindergarten teachers there this year or did everyone quit.

Disbelief!
Guest

I never said create a curriculum I simply stated how you can incorporate Common core in your curriculum since it is about the children. Give them a fighting chance because at the end of the day they are the victims of this.
Don’t get me wrong it is a lot of work involved with working there and I would not negate that. You keep mentioning bullying can you be specific because I am confused.What do you consider bullying?

Anonymous
Guest

Bullying would be her listening and singing her gospel music praising the Lord and just before the teachers pick of up their classes she turns the music off and says let me go catch somebody.

Anonymous
Guest

Wow! Is this Ms. Brown-Walker

Disbelief!
Guest

I just find it hard to believe that Adults are allowing themselves to be bullied. What are they afraid of? What can Administration really do that can make you so frightened to speak. Letter to file? Unsatisfacory rating? I just can’t imagine it. Especially with open market I just don’t get it. Too many schools need good teachers and to stay somewhere I am bullied and tortured by choice is a bit sadistic wouldn’t you agree?

Anonymous
Guest

Wow! You sound as nasty and heartless as the principal. No wonder you like her so much.

Disbelief!
Guest

I am heartless because I don’t understand why people subject themselves to torture and abuse. Even the poor ants under the magnifying glass try to get away. Surely they are smarter than the ants.

Anonymous
Guest

Interesting to be proud of being heartless. That tells a lot about the kind of person you are. Very sick.

Disbelief!
Guest

I assure you I am not sick at all. They have so many options and opportunity to leave but they stay that baffles me. I guess some people love being miserable.

Anonymous
Guest

Sicko

Amused
Guest

Okay this is so amusing to me because from what I have read so far Anonymous is by far the “sicko” and they are leading by a long shot. To be as naive as you may and not see the options that are right there before you is just baffling. Why are you choosing to place yourself under a large magnifying glass and be burnt. Isnt it easier just to exit? To think I leave my children’s future lives in your hands. WOW!!!

Disbelief!
Guest

It is ashame that once suggestions are given that are practical we revert to name calling. I believe we are all pass that stage of life.

Anonymous
Guest

Proud to be heartless = sick in the head.

Disbelief!
Guest

Repetitive just a little you think? I guess your tantrum has subsided.

Worried
Guest

I’m a little worried that someone who is heartless and proud of it teaches children. Shouldn’t a teacher be kind and understanding. Those poor children in that school. Between that scary principal and the heartless teacher it seems those children don’t have a chance.

Disbelief!
Guest

I Appologize if I seem heartless as that is not my intention. However it is my intention to inform them they have choices and I don’t see anything heartless about that.
The most important lesson I can teach the children in my care is too use their voices even if it means standing alone. I don’t want my students to jump on the bandwagon but instead process and analyze information before acting and speaking. In short I want them to be thinking individuals. Sometimes that means standing with the unpopular side and that is ok.

Anonymous
Guest

You said you were proud to be heartless. I guess now you realize how horrible that is so you are trying to smooth it over.

Amused
Guest

I am totally amazed by the time that is spent calling people names and not searching deep within one self to identify the issues that you sre having personally. It is obvious that this has nothing to do with school, principal or students but instead someone’s personal ploy for attention.

Not amused
Guest

I’m not amused by an incompetent principal. It is impossible to run a school effectively with a revolving door af teachers. Seems pretty scary that she is still a principal. Although I’m sure that she is being watched now because of all her bullying and harassment. I just feel bad for those kids.

Disbelief!
Guest

Remember one thing when all you are fed is negative about the person you will believe that. Has anyone mentioned that she takes time out of her schedule to teach classes? Has anyone mentioned the time and effort her and her Assistant principals put in to help move scores such as teaching entire grades in the auditorium? Or lunch time quizzes and reviews in math spelling etc done by them? Of course not because they want you to see a calloused monster who bullies them and everyone around. Dont take my word visit for yourself.

Anonymous
Guest

They have to teach because all the teachers quit. You make it seem as though they are doing it because they care but they are teaching because so many teachers leave.

Disbelief!
Guest

Anonymous it seems you are determined to see everything in a negative. Nor do you want to give credit when credit is due. As I previously stated you dont have to like her but hostility is the worst. As you and others continue to work with all of this hostility the improvement you seek will not happen. There is obviously only one solution That you become Principal. It is easy to see this is the only way you will be satisfied.

Amused
Guest

I totally agree with you. When the opening comes available anonymous should go for the position. I will be the first one in line to get you out

Not amused
Guest

It’s seems like principal should just be removed. She sounds completely incompetent and unable to run a school effectively. Disbelief you must be under a spell or you are completely delusional.

Horrified and Afraid
Guest
This woman is a bully. She makes up things for your observations. One teacher can do a lesson but another does nearly the same and it is poor work. She has frequently been known to yell at teachers unprofessionally (and in front of students and parents). She gossips in the office about the teachers and parents openly. We are afraid to speak because she has the ability to destroy our careers. This woman employs the divide and conquer technique. As soon as you become friendly or work well with another she changes your grade. One year she rates you highly effective. The very next she will give you an ineffective. This woman has no conscience. She says it’s not personal but don’t believe her. It is all personal with her. Did you give her a birthday gift, how expensive was your Christmas gift, did you tell her before your parents about your engagement or pregnancy? You must have a strong positive self-esteem to work there because they will try to break you down. Not to build you up again but to control you. Reflect on everything that is said to you and decide is it truth or vindictive behavior. The… Read more »
Disbelief!
Guest

HORRIFIED AND AFRAID,
I commend you for coming forward and giving specifics on how or in which ways you are mistreated. Finally something concrete to work with. First let me begin by stating if you dont agree with something in your observation you dont have to sign it.
She can’t destroy your career if you keep proper documentation. I never experienced the whole gift thing but then I never bought anyone a gift.
I am a little disturbed when you stated She becomes vindictive if She is not told First about your personal life such as marriage pregnancy although I know these things mean a lot to her. She is very traditional with her views in this area.
Again I have only experienced her expressing joy of these events and having babyshowers etc for the expecting parents.
No one should have to work where they feel uncomfortable.
My only question is why would anyone share an engagement etc with her since She is dreaded by all. What happened to doing your job and leaving. You are not required to converse with her about your personal affairs. If question are asked you can invite her out your business being politically correct of course.

DISBELIEF?
Guest

DISBELIEF! (I mean, Marisa), the fact that you are a teacher disturbs me. Not only are you sycophantic and disingenuous, but you’re also a poor writer. Almost all of your posts contain typos–random capitalization, bad grammar, incorrect or missing punctuation, etc. How can you educate students if you lack basic writing skills? I’m very glad my three kids don’t go to your school.