Top New York City School Official Facing Child Sex Crime ChargesA spokesperson for the Department of Education says he was terminated after the city learned of his arrest in Wisconsin.
Brooklyn Teacher's Aide Accused Of Sexually Abusing Child In Special Needs SchoolSources say Lemon allegedly engaged in sex acts with the girl in the basement of P.S. 59 multiple times in June. The victim was not a special needs student.
'Fame' Follow-Up: Principal Lisa Mars To Leave LaGuardia High School For DOE JobThe principal of the high school the 1980's cult classic "Fame" was based on is resigning.
New York Parents, Educators Fight Back Against Developer's Plan To Turn Public School Into High-End StoresVornado Realty Trust and Stellar Management told parents at a meeting last month that they won't be renewing the school's lease after decades in the neighborhood.
Spotty School Bus Service Leaves Parents Frustrated In QueensAstoria resident Yanina Calabro says she drives her children to and from school because their bus is completely unreliable.
NY Test Score Delay Has Students, Parents Stressed On Education OptionsTest results help families navigate the complicated admissions process for the fall, but now that's even more nerve-wracking.
Farina Orders Probe Of Bronx Middle School Plagued By Violence, Academic StrugglesThe city schools chancellor ordered an investigation of a Bronx middle school that's plagued by violence and bullying, let alone its academic struggles.
Sources: Schools Chancellor Fariña To Step DownNew York City schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña is stepping down, sources said late Wednesday.
DOE Announces Plan To Close 14 Public SchoolsThe DOE proposed closing 14 city public schools, including the Urban Assembly School for Wildlife Conservation in the Bronx where 15-year-old Matthew McCree was stabbed to a death in September.
Critics: Yeshivas Are Providing Substandard Education, City Is Taking No ActionAccusations are mounting that thousands of kids at New York City yeshivas are not learning the basics, and that Mayor Bill de Blasio is turning a blind eye to the problem.
Source To CBS2: Probe Underway Into Travel By City Education OfficialsOn Thursday, sources told CBS2 that the city's Department of Investigation is investigating the Department of Education's policies when it comes to trips.