Judge Strikes Down New York's New Education Rules Enforcing Higher School Standards For YeshivasNew York State's education department announced new guidelines in November, but a pro-yeshiva group filed a lawsuit challenging the new plan.
Health Emergency: City Mandates Vaccinations For Children And Adults Or Face $1,000 FineThe city has declared a public health emergency and mandated vaccinations for children and adults or risk facing a $1,000 fine.
3 Years After Start Of Probe, 15 Of 30 Yeshivas Found To Have Not Let Investigators InA veil of secrecy has been lifted, finally revealing the status of the city's investigation into Ultra-Orthodox Jewish schools and how they fare preparing students for lives beyond their own communities.
Legal Fight Underway To Make Yeshiva Students Meet NY State StandardsA yeshiva advocacy group had sued to stop New York State from implementing the so-called "Felder amendment."
Demanding Answers: De Blasio Says Issue Of Substandard Education At Yeshivas 'Must Be Resolved'Mayor Bill de Blasio admitted Monday night that some yeshiva students are not being taught the basics.
Critics: Yeshivas Are Providing Substandard Education, City Is Taking No ActionAccusations are mounting that thousands of kids at New York City yeshivas are not learning the basics, and that Mayor Bill de Blasio is turning a blind eye to the problem.