NYC Investing $65 Million In Helping Students Recover From COVID Learning GapThe New York City Academic Recovery Plan will focus on six key areas.
New York City's 'Summer Rising' Program Aims To Help Students Bridge Gap Before Fall ReturnThe program is meant to reacclimate them while assessing the pandemic's impact on students' social, emotional and academic development.
New Jersey Schools Allowed To Set Their Own Mask Rules Next Year, Murphy SaysMurphy said local school districts can make their own mask rules, as long as COVID infection rates remain low.
Cuomo Says Kids Can Go Maskless Outdoors At Schools, Creating More Confusion For Parents And Some School DistrictsParents are hearing conflicting information from state health and education officials.
New Task Force Aims To Tackle Trauma In New York City Schools With Healing-Centered ApproachThe first-of-its-kind task force will find new ways to address disciplinary and safety policies in schools that are based on healing, rather than punishment.
New Yorkers Age 12-17 Now Have Chance To Win Free College Tuition With COVID ShotThe state will raffle 50 full tuition, room and board scholarships to SUNY or CUNY schools to those who get their first dose at a state-run site through July 7.
New York Raffling Off Free College Tuition For Teens Who Get VaccinatedTeens between 12 and 17 years old who choose to get vaccinated will have a chance to win one of 50 full tuitions to any public college or university, including room and board.
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.
New York City Public Schools Return To In-Person Learning This Fall, No Remote ClassesNew York City students will not have the option to learn remotely next school year.
New Jersey, For Now, Says No To New CDC Mask Guidelines; Gov. Murphy: School In-Person Learning To Return In FallNew Jersey is not following the rest of the Tri-State when it comes to a revised mask mandate.
4th-12th Graders Return To In-Person Learning At Jersey City SchoolsThere will be safety protocols including temperature checks, mandatory masks and plastic shields for desks.
So Long, Snow Days: New York City Releases School Calendar For 2021-2022The first day of school is set for September 13, and schools will be closed for two new holidays on the calendar.
New York City Schools Chancellor Calls On State To End Specialized High Schools Admissions TestThe results show the percentage of Black and Latino students receiving offers is down again. Schools Chancellor Meisha Ross Porter is calling on the state to eliminate the test.
Jersey City Public Schools Welcome Back Younger Students After 14-Month ShutdownThe move comes after the district went back and forth on the decision, frustrating parents and local leaders.
New Jersey Eases COVID Restrictions For Proms, Graduations And Other GatheringsMany worried there would be no dancing at prom, but the governor plans to announce dance floors are allowed at indoor catered events, with masks and social distancing required.