Councilman Daniel Dromm
Suspensions and arrests of students have dropped in the past year, according to the New York City Department of Education.
A Queens city councilman said Thursday that it is time for the NYPD to do away with a piece of technology that has been considered antiquated for decades.
Pupils were preparing this weekend to rally in Albany, after Mayor Bill de Blasio’s announcement this week to deny space to some charter schools.
Some New Yorkers on Saturday were questioning the idea of adding days off from school for holidays representing multiple religious faiths.
The practice, which is also known as reparative or conversion therapy, attempts to change, alter or correct a person’s sexual orientation.
Since 2002, churches in New York City have been holding worship services in public school buildings. But that’s about to come to an end and religious leaders are upset.