Schools Chancellor Joel Klein

Joel Klein  (Photo by Mark Von Holden/Getty Images)

New York City Schools Chancellor Joel Klein Resigns

After more than eight years running New York City’s public schools, Chancellor Joel Klein is stepping down. And, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Klein’s surprising replacement.


Parents and students protested a meeting of NYC school officials. (credit: CBS 2)

Angry Parents Shut Down NYC Schools Meeting

Some angry parents brought a City schools meeting to a grinding halt in Manhattan.