New City Schools Boss Backtracks On 'Wealthy White Manhattan Parents' TweetThe tweet in question was about the need to desegregate city schools.
Officials Postpone School's Daddy-Daughter Dance Due To NYC's Gender-Neutral PolicySome parents say being politically correct has gone too far. As for the disappointed girls at PS 65, they say they've been getting ready for the dance for months.
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.
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.