Mayor Bill de Blasio vowed Tuesday to try to quickly settle reimbursement claims from parents of special-education students who are forced to attend private schools.
The City Council on Wednesday discussed a proposal to keep children from walking away from their schools unnoticed.
An elementary school teacher in the Bronx was arrested Wednesday and charged with raping a 10-year-old student.
Three Long Island mothers – all tired of battling school administrators – are now going to do battle in federal court over claims that their disabled children are being discriminated against in public school.
The bill comes after recent incidents in Middletown, where special education students at Farm Hill Elementary School were reportedly isolated in “scream rooms” during outbursts.
The class has a mix of special education and mainstream students and teachers say using the love of football for the past week has helped motivate them to learn.
A Bronx woman is filing suit against New York City after, police say, her autistic son was sexually assaulted in a school bathroom by another student.