New York State PTA Offers 'Reading Checkup' Program To Parents With Young Children Who May Have Fallen BehindBetween remote learning and many libraries being closed until recently, concerns about a summer slide in children's reading skills are high.
New York City Comptroller Claims Education Department Forced Students To Fall Behind By Not Fulfilling Remote Learning Device RequestsThe Department of Education is pushing back, saying the numbers don't tell the full story.
New York City Public Schools Parents At Odds As Group Demands In-Person Learning OnlyThere's a tug of war between parents concerned about how COVID-19 will impact New York City schools in September.
Parents, Teachers Concerned About Returning To Classrooms In Fall Without Remote Learning OptionJust more than 50% of teachers are vaccinated and not all students may qualify by the start of the new school year, leaving some parents on the fence about the return.
COVID Impact: Jersey City Schools In-Person Learning Back On, But Some Parents Have Concerns About Phased-In ApproachAfter putting pressure on their school district, many Jersey City parents finally got the outcome they wanted. In-person learning will be back for some students starting next week.
New Jersey High School Confirms Dozens Of COVID-19 Cases Since Return From Spring BreakGlen Rock High School shut down in-person classes on April 7 after school officials said students tested positive for the coronavirus.
Students In Yonkers Return To In-Person LearningWestchester's largest school district took a big step on the road to reopening Monday.
Newark Public Schools Resume In-Person Learning MondayStudents in Newark have been remote learning for more than a year.
Glen Rock High School Shuts Down In-Person Learning Due To Spike In COVID Cases After Spring BreakAs CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports, the superintendent of the school confirmed there have been 16 positive cases in the high school since the district returned from spring break, but that's not a shock to the students she spoke with.
Paterson School District Working On Reopening For First Time In More Than A YearNow the district is preparing to reopen, while the teachers union is pushing back.
Bridging The Digital Divide: New York City 12-Year-Old Starts Movement To Get Students In Need LaptopsDaisy Hampton was a student at MS 104 in Gramercy Park last year when she realized not everyone had the right tools for online learning.
New York City Public High Schools To Reopen For In-Person Classes MondayOnly about a third of the city's public high school students opted for in-person classes.
New York AG Letitia James Announces $150,000 From Microsoft Settlement Used To Buy Laptops For Homeless Students In YonkersThe funds are from a settlement reached with Microsoft after an investigation found customers were overtaxed for Xbox purchases in some ZIP codes.
Remote Learning Still A Struggle For Students, Parents 1 Year Since New York City Schools Shut DownMonday marked one year since New York City schools shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic. But after a year of remote learning, many of the same problems persist.
COVID 1 Year: Area School Districts Continue To Make Best Of Tough Situation, Always With Eyes On The FutureMore students are returning to the classroom. But with masks, social distancing and random COVID-19 testing, school is now a very different experience.