Parents Upset After Bronx Public School Releases Wrong Child To Taxi DriverParents of a young girl were sent into a panic after a taxi driver picked up the wrong child from a Bronx public school Tuesday afternoon.
Rubber Banned: Upper West Side School Prohibits Popular Rainbow Loom BraceletsPS 87 has banned Rainbow Loom, the colorful make-them-yourself rubber band bracelets, because the fad is distracting and has led to fights on the playground, the principal said.
For Fifth Time This Month, A NYC Teacher Is Arrested For Alleged Child Sex AbuseBrett Picou, 30, an art teacher at P.S. 52, was charged with sexual abuse of a child under the age of 11.
Bronx Substitute Teacher Arrested For Alleged Sex Crime Against StudentPolice say 27-year-old substitute teacher Chukwuma Duru is accused of forcible touching and endangering the welfare of a child at the Bronx Career and College Prep High School on Feb. 9.
Parents, Politicians Question Education Dept. Over Recent Alleged Sex Abuse ArrestsPolice made two arrests this week: teacher's aide Gregory Atkins in Manhattan and another teacher's aide, Taleek Brooks, in Brooklyn.
NYC Teacher's Aide, Accused Of Sex Abuse, Arrested Friday"It's appalling and a shock, because you wouldn't think of it in a school like this," parent David Callaway said.