More Than 1 Million NYC Public School Students Head Back To School ThursdayThis year, the Department of Education says it has expanded efforts to increase economic diversity in the classroom.
Teachers Blast NYC's Response To Brooklyn High School Grade-Fixing ScandalThe city’s schools chancellor tried to explain Tuesday why the Department of Education has yet to act in response to a grade-fixing scandal at a Brooklyn high school.
So-Called 'Easy Pass' Grade-Fixing Scandal Rocks John Dewey High School In BrooklynHundreds of students who didn't make the grade were allegedly given passing grades, and teachers told CBS2 on Monday that administrators knew all about it.
Civil Rights Complaint: NYC Schools Not Offering Level Playing Field For Girls Sports TeamsThe New York City Department of Education denies violating Title IX, but they have entered into an agreement to resolve the complaint.
Mother Outraged After 9-Year-Old Daughter Sent Home From School With Note Calling Her OverweightGwendolyn Williams is 4-foot-1 and weighs just 66 pounds.
Bus Problems Could Leave Thousands Of NYC School Kids In Need Of A RideSome 40,000 school children may not have bus service when they come back from Christmas break. It's a sight that's about to end – yellow school buses rolling down New York City streets.
Protesters: End Aggressive Policing In NYC SchoolsIt's time for educators, not police, to discipline New York City schoolchildren, protesters said Wednesday.
New York City To Try Longer School Day In 20 Middle SchoolsWill an intensive reading program and an extended school day help Johnny read? City officials hope so. They’re launching a pilot program with 2,000 middle school students to see if it’s an idea whose time has come.
Councilman Proposes A 'Moment Of Silence' In New York City SchoolsIt’s not clear whether it would come before or after the Pledge of Allegiance, but if Brooklyn City Councilman Lew Fidler has his way city students would start their day with a moment of silence.
Special Needs Student Left Locked In Cold Bus For Hours In ManhattanIt was a school bus shocker in Manhattan. A special needs student was locked on his bus for hours. By the time he was found, he was so cold, school officials called 911.
Disabled 13-Year-Old Girl Pushed Out Of Back Of Moving NYC School BusA Brooklyn mother was demanding answers and action Tuesday, after her disabled 13-year-old daughter was pushed off a moving school bus.
Officials: Most NYC High School Grads Need Remedial Help Before Entering CUNY Community CollegesOfficials told CBS 2 that nearly 80 percent of those who graudate from NYC high schools arrived at City University's community college system without having mastered the skills to do college-level work.