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New York City Schools

  1. new york city
    New York City to Begin Phased Reopening of SchoolsPre-K and elementary-school students will be able to return on December 7, and the city is overhauling how it manages its schools amid the pandemic.
  2. intelligencer chats
    Should New York City Really Be Reopening Its Schools?Considering the pros and cons of the city’s big September gamble.
  3. education
    What Will the First Day of School Look Like?Terrified teachers. Obstinate officials. Exhausted parents. Inside the messy, bungled battle to reopen New York City’s schools.
  4. new york city
    De Blasio Outlines ‘Blended Learning’ Plan for Reopening NYC SchoolsUnder the mayor’s plan, students would attend school in person for two or three days a week and spend the other school days learning remotely.
  5. new york city
    New York City Schools to Reopen in September, de Blasio SaysA survey of parents found that 75 percent want their children to return to school in September. The mayor says they’ll get their wish.
  6. Miami Schools Chief Backs Out of an Agreement to Lead NYC Schools on Live TV“I just don’t know how to break a promise to a child,” Alberto Carvalho said.
  7. Dumbo Schools Rezoned in Spite of Parents’ Big FeelingsAn attempt to address crowding and the achievement gap has created a lot big feelings.
  8. bad education
    School District Mad It Paid Someone Not to WorkUnlike teachers in rubber rooms, she chose to skip.
  9. school daze
    New York City’s Answer to Evaluating Teachers: More Standardized Tests for StudentsBecause standardized testing has worked so well in New York City in the past.
  10. the third terminator
    Mayor Bloomberg Thinks Robo-Calls From Rappers Will Stop Truancy“What up, it’s your boy Trey Songz.”
  11. school daze
    Just Because Our Students Are Graduating, Doesn’t Mean They Learned MuchWho needs a career or college anyway, right?
  12. bad education
    Sorry, How Well Teachers Perform Doesn’t Count As ‘Private’ InformationAccording to the state Supreme Court.
  13. schools
    A Short History of the New York Test-Score BubbleThe ‘Times’ recaps in detail how student achievement scores ran way ahead of reality, peaking during Bloomberg’s reelection.
  14. bad education
    New York City Schools Chancellor Joel Klein Takes Credit for the Work of Asian ParentsNot so fast, chancellor.