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Easing of School Crowding Procedures Questioned by New York City Council

Original Media Source: City Limits – photo John McCarten/City Council More than three years ago, the new PS 77 opened on Webster...

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‘Sex and the City’ star and Public Schools Advocate Cynthia Nixon Launches Bid for N.Y. Governor

‘Sex and the City’ star and public schools advocate Cynthia Nixon launches bid for N.Y. governor Originally posted on Chalkbeat by...

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Do Charter Schools Hurt Their Neighboring Schools? A NYC Study Says No

Do charter schools hurt their neighboring schools? A new study of New York City schools says no — they help. Originally posted on...

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Manhattan principal builds successful high school with diverse students

(photo) Principal of the Harvest Collegiate School Kate Burch (c.), who founded a high school that welcomes schoolkids from all...

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Mayor De Blasio Announces First-Ever 3-K For All Offers

Original Media Source: NYC Newswire Mayor Bill de Blasio, Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña, Deputy Mayor Richard Buery, and ACS...

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Experts Say There’s a Catch To Cuomo’s Free College Tuition Concept

Original Media Source: Chalkbeat Recently Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that lawmakers had reached a deal on a new scholarship, hailed as...

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Parent Led Organization Calls On DeBlasio To Make Schools Responsive To Diverse Cultures

Original Media Source: NYC Newswire A broad coalition of parents, education advocates, and elected officials joined the city’s largest...

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Families for Excellent Schools’ CEO Jeremiah Kittredge On PEP Vote TO Close 8 Renewal Schools

Original Media Source: NYCNewswire.com Statement on Panel for Educational Policy Vote to Close Eight Renewal Schools New York, NY –...

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NYC DOE Kicks Off Summer in The City Enrichment Program

Original Media Source: NYCNewswire.com Recently the NYC Department of Education kicked off the application period for Summer in the City...

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NYC DOE Brings Back Cursive Writing To NYC Schools

As a result of a push by Staten Island Assemblywoman, Nicole Malliotakis, DOE’s Chancellor Carmen Farina has committed to include...

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