With young people underemployed more than ever now, high school students are considering skipping college and the debt -- and taking on a trade. CBSN New York's Jennifer McLogan has more from Levittown.

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Long Island Pushing To Train Youth For Tech CareersWith young people underemployed more than ever now, high school students are considering skipping college and the debt -- and taking on a trade. CBSN New York's Jennifer McLogan has more from Levittown.
New Jersey Classroom Trailers Shut DownCBS2's Alice Gainer has the latest on a New Jersey school district shutting down rotting trailers used to house fifth-grade students.
N.J. Parents Upset With Conditions Of Classroom Trailers Ahead Of New School YearWith school about to start, some parents in Wall Township are upset over the condition of some classrooms about to be used again for the coming school year. CBSN New York's Alice Gainer reports.
Hempstead School Intervention Bill Needs Governor's SignatureA bill that could help transform one of the most troubled school districts in New York State is still waiting for Gov. Andrew Cuomo to sign it into law. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
NJ Pilot Program Aims To Find Pros, Cons Of Later Start For SchoolsSome New Jersey high schoolers may soon get an extra hour of sleep; CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Teens Take To The Skies At United Youth Aviators Summer CampA first-of-its-kind Brooklyn summer camp is teaching teenagers to soar; CBS2's Nina Kapur reports.
New Law Allows Later Start Time At New Jersey High SchoolsA new pilot program aims to have five high schools push the start time for classes back to 8:30 a.m. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
Long Island Looks To Educate Students About Symbols Of HateCBS2's Carolyn Gusoff has the latest on a new effort to educate students about symbols of hate as hate crimes rise on Long Island.
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NJ Students Tour Waste Management FacilitySome New Jersey students spent their summer training to be environmentalists, and as their program comes to a close, they got an up close look at how garbage can be used for energy; CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.
New Jersey High School Rolls Out New Backpack PolicyCBS2's Jessica Layton has the latest on the new backpack policy in one New Jersey town, where traditional backpacks are no longer allowed.
School Supplies Donated For Kids In SheltersWe all know back-to-school shopping can be stressful. So to make the transition back to class a little easier and to alleviate some of the burden on parents, a local community service organization started collecting school supplies and donations months ago. CBSN New York's Nina Kapur reports
NJ Educators Find New Way To Crack Down On Vaping At SchoolEducators across New Jersey have been preparing for a new school year, including finding a new way to crack down on vaping on school grounds; CBS2's Reena Roy reports.
Superintendent Accused Of Deleting Student's GradesCBS2's Jennifer McLogan has the latest on the Long Island school superintendent accused of deleting a student's transcript because of a dispute with the child's mother.
Controversial NYC Curriculum To Teach Based On RaceCBS2's Dick Brennan has the latest on the controversial new school curriculum in New York City that will teach students lessons based on their racial background.
Missing Transcript Mystery Rocks L.I. School DistrictThe family of a Long Island high school student is accusing a respected district superintendent of sending an empty transcript to the student's new school in an act of revenge. CBSN New York's Jennifer McLogan reported Thursday.
Missing Transcript Mystery Rocks L.I. School DistrictThe family of a Long Island high school student is accusing a respected district superintendent of sending an empty transcript to the student's new school in an act of revenge. CBSN New York's Jennifer McLogan reported Thursday.
Charity Website Disappears With Brooklyn PTA's MoneyCBS2's Ali Bauman has the latest on the New York charity website that has not delivered the funds raised by a Brooklyn PTA.
Cuomo Bans Legislature From Arming TeachersGov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill Wednesday which prevents school districts from arming school staff who are not school resource officers, law enforcement officers or security guards on school grounds.
New Program Hopes To End The 'Summer Slide'A new literacy program for children in New York City is hoping to stop the 'summer slide.'
Westchester Moms Helping Thousands Afford Dorm SuppliesBefore starting life on campus, incoming college freshmen need to finish shopping. Two moms from Westchester are helping thousands afford the cost; CBSN New York's Cindy Hsu reports.
White Coat Ceremony Held For NYU's First Tuition-Free Medical Program ClassIt was an exciting day on Long Island for dozens of future doctors. They were the first class to be accepted into NYU's tuition-free medical program; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Stop By The American Dream Job FairThe American Dream mall and entertainment complex at the Meadowlands is hosting a job fair today and tomorrow. CBSN New York's Meg Baker reports.
Students Help Redesign Hospitals To Avoid Summer Brain DrainHigh school students in Brooklyn are avoiding summer brain drain in a pretty unique way; CBS2's Nina Kapur reports.
Snapshot NY: Bronx Stargazer Brings The Heavens Down To EarthOn any given street corner in the Bronx, you might find a portal to another world thanks to John Benfatti and the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York. CBSN New York's Steve Overmyer reports.
Snapshot NY: Stargazers Brings The Heavens Down To EarthOn any given street corner in the Bronx, you might find a portal to another world thanks to John Benfatti and the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York. CBSN New York's Steve Overmyer reports.
New Yorkers Celebrate Apollo 11's Trip To The MoonFrom the long walk to the Saturn 5 Rocket, to stepping on the moon, the Apollo 11 mission captivated Americans and curated hope. CBSN New York's Vanessa Murdock reports.
New Yorkers Remember 50th Anniversary Of First Trip To MoonThe Apollo 11 launch is celebrating its 50th anniversary with students marking the occasion counting down to lift off at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in Manhattan. CBSN New York's Alex Denis reports.
Doors Open On New York Public Library Van Cortlandt Branch In The BronxCBSN New York's Jessica Layton is joined by NYPL COO and treasurer Iris Weinshall.

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