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.
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.