School Chancellor

Cathie Black takes a tour of the five boroughs on her first day on the job as schools chancellor. (Photo/Stan Brooks)

New Head Of NYC Schools Launches 5-Borough Tour

The former Hearst Magazines chairwoman appeared at Public School 262 in Bedford-Stuyvesant and was also set to visit schools in Queens, the Bronx, Manhattan and Staten Island.


Cathie Black

Black Set To Start Monday As New Chancellor

The publishing executive chosen to lead New York City’s sprawling public school system will spend her first day as chancellor on a five-borough school tour Monday, despite the criticism over what opponents call a lack of experience.


Cathie Black

Schools Chancellor Appointee Black Faces Opposition

Protesters gathered outside City Hall on Thursday to let Mayor Michael Bloomberg know they are against the appointment of Cathie Black as the new New York City Schools Chancellor.