Connecticut Launches 'Screen And Stay' Program Designed To Keep Kids In School In Event Of COVID ExposureLamont also says the state is getting closer to lifting the mask mandate for schools.
Student, 14, Arrested With Loaded Handgun At Brooklyn High SchoolThe school safety officers union told CBS2 the 14-year-old student put his book bag through the X-ray machine, and officers found a loaded .38 caliber revolver inside. 
NYPD: 16-Year-Old Arrested For Stabbing Classmate At Bronx High SchoolInvestigators said it started as a fight over a phone charger before the victim was stabbed three times.
New York City Council To Meet On COVID Vaccine MandatesCommittee members will also consider two bills requiring the regular posting of information, including weekly reports on COVID cases broken down by school. 
4 NYC School Employees File Emergency Petition With Supreme Court To Stop COVID Vaccine MandateTheir main argument is that their rights are being violated because they are not allowed a testing option, like other municipal workers.
Nurse Shortage Puts Education At Risk For Students With Severe DisabilitiesThe DOE says it's "working closely with our contract agencies to identify nurses to support students."
Paterson Public Schools Announce Plan To Improve Meal Quality In Response To Viral PhotosParents have posted pictures on social media of what students are being served. The complaints have been pouring in since the new school year began.
State Gets School Buses Rolling In Huntington, But Officials Scrambling For Long-Term Fix To Driver ShortageThe school district was blindsided with 36 hours notice by its bus company of 62 years.
As Vaccine Mandate Deadline Looms, Some New York City Teachers, Staff Look To Push Legal Battle To Supreme CourtThe New York City Department of Education estimates around 13% of its employees are still not vaccinated. 
COVID Vaccine Mandate For New York City Teachers To Take Effect After Federal Appeals Court Lifts Temporary BanA three-judge panel lifted a temporary ban on the COVID vaccine mandate that was originally set to take effect Monday.
Some Health Care Workers Still Defiant As New York State Vaccine Mandate Takes EffectThis comes as a similar mandate for New York City teachers has been pushed back.