Enrollment

This image taken March 31, 2014 in Washington, DC shows a page on the HealthCare.gov website indicating that the site is too busy for the amount of traffic. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Jersey City Officials Kick Off Second Enrollment Season For Obamacare

Enrollment specialists were on hand at City Hall in Jersey City Saturday, as officials kicked off the second enrollment season of the Affordable Care Act.

11/15/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio

De Blasio: City Has Met Its Pre-Kindergarten Enrollment Goal

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday that his administration has met its goal of enrolling more than 53,000 children in full-day prekindergarten classes.

11/12/2014

Parents wait in line to enroll their children in school in Newark on Aug. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Newark Schools Superintendent Addresses Complaints Of ‘One Newark’ Program

This week, the controversial One Newark school program becomes reality even as some parents plan to boycott the first day of school.

09/02/2014

Do I Lose My Health Insurance If I Am Laid Off Or Fired?

If your health insurance is provided by your employer, you will lose coverage if you are laid off or fired. But there are options to stay covered.

03/06/2014

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Obamacare Enrollment In New York: Over 100,000 So Far

Over 100,000 residents of New York have successfully enrolled so far. New York has more than two million uninsured residents.

12/23/2013

A doctor wears a stethoscope during an examination (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

The Affordable Care Act: How Does Enrollment Work?

Even with a government shutdown in effect Tuesday morning, certain elements of President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act are set to take effect. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger explained some of the plans.

09/30/2013

New York City Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott (file / credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

DOE Announces ‘Kindergarten Connect’ To Streamline Enrollment Process

The online form will allow parents to submit all their application information in one place, rank the schools and get enrolled.

09/12/2013

Parents line up outside Ann Street School in Newark (credit: CBS 2)

Parents Vie For Coveted Kindergarten Slot At Newark’s Ann Street School

There were well over 100 people on line, cordial but keenly aware they were competing to enroll their children in what is perceived to be the best kindergarten program in the neighborhood.

04/27/2011

Generic Stained Glass File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

NY Archdiocese Plans To Close 27 Schools

The archdiocese on its website said the closures of 26 elementary schools and one high school will affect roughly 3,700 students.

01/12/2011

Edward W. Bower Elementary School - Lindenhurst, NY - Oct 8, 2010 - Photo: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880

More School Closures, Teacher Layoffs Possible On L.I.

Projections of continued declines in student enrollment over the next decade have experts warning of more school closures, mergers, and teacher layoffs ahead.

01/05/2011

Cross Street School (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Residents Vote Down Plan To Close Schools

The bond proposal would have closed three schools in the Mineola district.

10/27/2010

Rockland Community College says enrollment is up about 6 percent from last year. (AP File)

Rockland Community College Sees Enrollment Boost

Rockland Community College’s Dean of Enrollment, Karen Gualtieri, says enrollment for the school is up about 6 percent compared to last year’s fall semester.

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