Farina Orders Probe Of Bronx Middle School Plagued By Violence, Academic StrugglesThe city schools chancellor ordered an investigation of a Bronx middle school that's plagued by violence and bullying, let alone its academic struggles.
Sources: Schools Chancellor Fariña To Step DownNew York City schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña is stepping down, sources said late Wednesday.
DOE Announces Plan To Close 14 Public SchoolsThe DOE proposed closing 14 city public schools, including the Urban Assembly School for Wildlife Conservation in the Bronx where 15-year-old Matthew McCree was stabbed to a death in September.
Critics: Yeshivas Are Providing Substandard Education, City Is Taking No ActionAccusations are mounting that thousands of kids at New York City yeshivas are not learning the basics, and that Mayor Bill de Blasio is turning a blind eye to the problem.
Source To CBS2: Probe Underway Into Travel By City Education OfficialsOn Thursday, sources told CBS2 that the city's Department of Investigation is investigating the Department of Education's policies when it comes to trips.
CBS2 Exclusive: Amid Contaminated School Food Complaints, Documents Show DOE Execs Took Trips Paid For By Food MakersMoldy pizza and metal bits baked into chicken – a CBS2 investigation into what your kids are being served at school could make you lose your lunch.
Weapons Seizures, Bronx School Stabbing Bring Renewed Calls For More Metal DetectorsThere was more fallout Monday, from the fatal stabbing at a Bronx school.
Bullying, Safety Concerns Persist After Deadly Stabbing Inside Bronx SchoolThe deadly stabbing inside a classroom at a Bronx high school on Wednesday, has many wondering about anti-bullying efforts in city schools.
Woman Says Driver Trapped Epileptic Son On The Bus As He Suffered A SeizureA Brooklyn mother is outraged saying a bus driver trapped her epileptic son on board a school bus because she didn't bring the proper identification.
Brooklyn Tech Students Complain Prom Night Will Conflict With RamadanProm is right around the corner for high school seniors, but some Muslim students in Brooklyn may have to sit out because of a religious conflict.
NYC Comptroller Releases Audit On Internet Speeds In City SchoolsAs 1010 WINS' Roger Stern reports, the city drafted a plan for upgrading classroom broadband ten years ago -- but Scott Stringer said on Sunday that bandwidth which made sense in 2007 is no longer enough.
CBS2 Gets Results: City Drops Vendors Who Supplied Tainted School FoodThere was more fallout Thursday, over dangerous food served at city schools. The chancellor said the city will stop doing business with vendors who supplied tainted food.