Chancellor Dennis Walcott said the city has opened 76 new schools this year and delivered 1.5 million new textbooks.
A later start to the school day could help teenagers get the most from their classroom time and local districts should consider delaying the first bell, Education Secretary Arne Duncan said Wednesday.
There are some great products out there that are entertaining and educational. The “Toy Insider” Mom, Laurie Schacht, joined us on The Couch with some great Toys that Teach.
Medical professionals advised against waiting until the last minute to get kids back into their usual sleep routine.
Lifestyle and entertaining expert Mindy Kobrin has some pantry staples to stock up on to creative playful, delicious lunches for children.
An 11-year-old boy faces disciplinary action for allegedly bringing a gun to school, according to a letter sent home to parents of students at P373 on Staten Island.
A Brooklyn gang member was sentenced to a maximum term of life in prison Tuesday, for shooting a mother of 13 to death outside a school.
“We’re in favor of a school, it’s just a matter of finding the right location. There are serious problems, houses all around, a narrow street,” Community Board 11 spokesman Jerry Iannece told CBS 2’s John Slattery.
The New York State Department of Health has released disturbing new information about a former Bronx elementary school, which was closed two years ago because of contamination.
TV 10-55’s Alex Denis visited PS 15, where the kids are in a dual language-music program. We talked to Alan Nunez, music-teaching artist and executive director David Marquis.
Suffolk County police on Saturday launched a training exercise simulating a gunman opening fire in a school.
Deborah Farley, 53, was arrested Friday on criminal possession of a weapon, endangering the welfare of a child and other charges.
The Mamaroneck School District alerted parents that the “suspicious male attempted to enter the locked side door of the Hommocks Pool entrance.”
While authorities have still not officially identified the gunman who opened fire at Sandy Hook Elementary School, law enforcement sources have named him as 20-year-old Adam Lanza.
The three-year pilot program is intended to boost student achievement and make U.S. schools more competitive on a global level.