'NYC Play Fair' Rally Held At Barclays Center For Student-Athletes Unable To See Scouts Due To COVID RestrictionsTeen athletes, parents, and coaches all rallied in front of the Barclays Center. They were upset that New York City Public Schools is not allowing interleague play with private and Catholic schools.
Mayoral Hopefuls Sliwa, Adams Come Out Against De Blasio's Plan To Overhaul NYC's Gifted And Talented ProgramMayor Bill de Blasio plans to overhaul the city's Gifted and Talented program, citing that it exacerbates segregation. But there is growing opposition.
Medical Examiner: 12-Year-Old Romy Vilsaint, Said To Be Bullying Victim, Died Of Natural CausesHis family had told CBS2 the fifth grader was attacked multiple times in the week before he died, including getting slapped in the head.
Confusion Reigns As Department Of Education Closes 61 Additional Schools In COVID-19 Hot Spot ZonesStarting Thursday, the Department of Education says a total of 169 school sites will be fully remote for at least the next two weeks.
Protesters Say They Want NYPD Out Of Public Schools, But Safety Agent Union Official Cautions That Would Be A MistakeCalls to cut the NYPD's budget includes pressure to remove officers from schools.
Exclusive: Nearly $800k Worth Of Food May Land In The Garbage Because Department Of Education Has No Plans For ItNearly $800,000 worth of food warehoused by the Department of Education when schools were closed could end up in the garbage because it will expire before the fall.
New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says"It's going to be a huge effort, an unprecedented effort," the mayor said. "The greatest challenge I'd say this school system has ever faced."
7th Grader Starts Petition To Get NYC Department Of Education To Restore Pre-Coronavirus Grading PolicyHigh-achieving students in New York City are concerned the Department of Education's new grading policy will prevent them from getting accepted into the schools of their choice.
Coronavirus Update: NYC's Department Of Education Wants Schools To Stop Using Zoom Video Conferencing Service Over Security ConcernsZoom began offering its premium video conferencing service to schools for free during the coronavirus pandemic, but hackers have been disrupting meetings.
New York School Administration Official Charged In Child Sex Crime StingFederal prosecutors have charged a high-ranking Department of Education official for allegedly using a computer to facilitate a child sex crime in Wisconsin.
NYC Department Of Education Fires High-Ranking Official In Wake Of 'Incredibly Disturbing' AllegationsOn Sunday, police arrested David Hay, 39, at General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee, charging him with using a computer to facilitate a child sex crime.