Education Advocacy Group Finds Over 100 NYC Public Schools Sharing Buildings With Charter Schools Were Shortchanged Millions In FundingBy state law, every time a charter school receives funding to renovate, public schools sharing the building are supposed to receive matching funding to make their own upgrades.
Teenage Brooklyn Chess Champion Hoping To Become First Black Female Chess MasterJessica won the Daniel Feinberg Success in Chess Award, which comes with a $40,000 college scholarship.
New York City's Leading Charter School Battling De Blasio Over Pre-K ProgramNew York City’s leading charter school operator is renewing a battle with Mayor Bill de Blasio.
Slashing, Bullet, And Knife Discovery Mark Dangerous Day In City SchoolsIt was a dangerous day Tuesday in and around New York City schools.
Charter School Magnate Moskowitz Says She's Not Running For MayorEva Moskowitz, founder and CEO of Success Academy charter schools, made the announcement on the steps of City Hall Thursday morning.
Thousands Of Charter Schools Supporters Rally In BrooklynThousands of people in red T-shirts filled Cadman Plaza on Wednesday as the event got under way.
Charter School Advocates Rally In AlbanyTwo days after a teachers union-led protest of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's education proposals, charter school advocates are making their views heard.
State Board Approves 17 New NYC Charter SchoolsA charter school panel has approved 17 new charter schools for New York City including 14 new Success Academy schools.
Thousands Of Charter School Supporters Hold Rally In Foley SquareIt was a sea of red in Foley Square on Thursday -- a message from parents and students to Mayor Bill de Blasio that they are seeing red over the poor quality of New York City public schools.
City Reaches Deal To House Success Academy Schools At Former Catholic School BuildingsThe city has reached a deal with Success Academy over where three charters schools will be housed this fall.
Charter School Supporters Praise Tentative Deal, But NY Budget Still UnresolvedSources tell CBS 2 that part of the budget includes a tentative deal between Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo over charter schools in New York City.
Sources: Cuomo Could Overrule de Blasio In Charter School BattleMayor Bill de Blasio is being pressured by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to settle his fight with charter school operators. According to sources, if he doesn't the governor is threatening to settle the issue himself.
Harlem Public School Parents Rally In Support Of Mayor's Stance On ChartersMayor de Blasio has said charters should pay rent to use public school space. Opponents said charters are public schools and are therefore entitled to public school space.
Irate Charter School Parents Filing Lawsuits Against De BlasioLawsuits are being filed this week over Mayor Bill de Blasio's decision to move charter school students out of public school space.
Farina Changes Course, Says NYC Will Find Seats For Charter School KidsSchools Chancellor Carmen Farina said the city is looking into finding space to accommodate the students from the Success Academy charter school in Harlem.