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How Amazon’s Arrival to New York City Could Impact Schools

BY CHRISTINA VEIGA, ALEX ZIMMERMAN, REEMA AMIN After months of speculation, Amazon announced Tuesday that it picked Long Island City for...

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Sat Nov 17th 50th Anniversary Event in Honor Of Ocean-Hill Brownsville Teacher’s Strike of 1968

A Community’s Fight for Education Equity 50 Years Later — How Long Do We Wait? BROWNSVILLE, BROOKLYN – The Ocean...

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More Money in Contract for NYC Teachers, But Is It a Raise?

Originally posted on Chalkbeat by Philissa Cramer on October 12, 2018 The contract deal that New York City and its teachers union announced...

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Here’s How Richard Carranza Handled Houston’s Special Education Crisis and What It Could Mean for New York City

Originally posted on Chalkbeat by Alex Zimmerman on April 3, 2018 | PHOTO: Christina Veiga   Two days before Richard Carranza took over...

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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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Mayor de Blasio Appoints Richard A. Carranza as Schools Chancellor

Mayor Bill de Blasio appointed Richard A. Carranza as New York City’s next Schools Chancellor. As Superintendent of the Houston...

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