NYC Kicks Off 2nd Annual Civics WeekAcross the city, students will take part in activities to promote civic participation including public speaking contests, participatory budgeting and town halls. 
Mayor, Schools Chancellor Expanding '3-K For All' Program To More Students CitywideMore districts will soon offer classes for three-year-olds, bringing the number of students for the 2020-2021 school year to 26,000 citywide.
Talking Points: City Council Unveils Newest Plan To Get Homeless Off The StreetsThe panel also discussed former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg's recent tweets.
Former NYC School Chancellors On Carranza Saying He's A Victim Of Racist Attacks: 'Put On Your Big Boy Pants'It has been a way of life since, well, pretty much forever -- schools chancellors on the receiving end of the wrath of public school parents.
Schools Chancellor Carranza Says He Has Been Victim Of Racist Remarks Due To His PoliciesRichard Carranza is playing the race card, charging that his aggressive plans to make schools more equitable for black and Hispanic students have made him the victim of personal racist attacks.
Queens Middle School Parents Demand Answers About Reports Of Violent Brawl, Sexual HarassmentThe matter may have gotten worse after the schools chancellor abruptly left a public meeting.
Brooklyn High School Students Get Hands On, High-Tech STEAM Experience At New LabInnovative companies and cutting edge technology are now at students' fingertips.
NYC Back-To-School: Mayor, Chancellor Tout New Initiatives As Students Return To ClassMore than a million students headed back to schools across New York City today. The new school year brought new initiatives, along with criticism of some long-standing programs.
Mayor De Blasio Gets Earful From Lawmakers On Lead Testing In Schools, Gifted And Talented ProgramsThe de Blasio administration is furiously backpedaling on several hot-button education issues that have upset elected officials and parents right before the start of school.
Controversial Plan Recommends Eliminating Gifted-And-Talented Programs In NYC SchoolsNew proposed practices include offering advanced classes in every school and creating magnet schools based on interests like math, science and humanities.
NYC May Miss Deadline To Install GPS On All School BusesIt looks like the city's Department of Education is going to miss the bus on a crucial deadline.