Mayor De Blasio Pledges A Nurse In Every School, But UFT President Says He'll Fight Reopening If Stringent Safety Isn't MetUFT President Michael Mulgrew said he will do everything in his power to prevent schools that don’t meet stringent safety standards from reopening next month -- even if it means going to court.
New York City Principals Group Calls For Delay To In-Person LearningThe Council of School Supervisors and Administrators says the city has failed to give schools enough time implement coronavirus safety protocols by the September 10th reopening.
Nearly 75% Of New York City Students Plan To Return To Classrooms This FallThe mayor said more than 700,000 students opted for in-person classes as part of the city's blended learning plan.
Mayor, Schools Chancellor Say Response To Coronavirus In Classrooms Focuses On Safety Of Students And StaffMayor Bill de Blasio said Friday schools will only reopen in the fall if the citywide infection rate stays below 3% on a seven-day average.
Parents Express Uncertainty, Confusion Over New York City's Schools Reopening Plan: 'What Do I Do?'"I don’t see enough information for me to make a decision yet," parent Wilson Polanco, Sr. said.
New York City Public Schools Will Reopen With 'Blended Learning' Model In Fall, Mayor SaysMayor Bill de Blasio said most students will attend in-person classes two or three days a week, depending on the week.
De Blasio Says New York City Schools Preparing For ‘Maximum Number’ Of Students To Return In September, 'Full Steam Ahead'The mayor cited a Department of Education survey that collected responses from more than 450,000 families.
On Last Day Of School For NYC Students, Chancellor Says Goal Is To Return Sept. 10It was a challenging year for students, parents and teachers amid the coronavirus pandemic and remote learning.
New York City To Honor Class Of 2020 With Citywide Graduation Ceremony On June 30Guest speakers include Lin-Manuel Miranda, Pitbull, Kenan Thompson, Nick Kroll, Angela Yee, Tina Fey, Andy Cohen and more, according to the mayor’s press release.
Questions Far Outnumber Answers As New York City Considers How To Open Schools In SeptemberCity schools are beginning to outline what reopening in the fall could look like.
Coronavirus Update: Mayor Says Schools To Remain Closed For Rest Of Academic Year, Governor Says Not So FastWhile Cuomo pushed for a regional decision, de Blasio's camp seemed resolute on keeping New York City's students out of class.
Coronavirus Update: Parents Frustrated By Lack Of Consistency With Remote Learning As DOE Bans ZoomSome parents believe the DOE should have known about Zoom's potential issues long before now.
Coronavirus Update: Brooklyn Principal Dezann Romain Among NYC's 192 DeathsShe is the first known New York City public school staff member to die from the virus.
Coronavirus Update: NYC Public Schools Closed Through At Least April 20New York City schools will be closed for at least the next four-plus weeks due to the coronavirus outbreak, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Sunday evening.
Coronavirus Update: New York City Public School Teacher Under Self-Quarantine, Mayor Discusses Protocol For SchoolsThe teacher reportedly spent days in the classroom with her students when she returned from a winter vacation.