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More Than 1 Million NYC Public School Students Head Back To School Thursday

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – New York City Public Schools are set to reopen tomorrow.

This year, the Department of Education says it has expanded efforts to increase economic diversity in the classroom.   269 more words


Wake Up New York: Our Schools Are Failing

You could hear the sound of backs being slapped from the Tweed Courthouse—where the NYC Department of Education is housed—to the state capitol. The results from the statewide student proficiency exams in English and math just came in. 549 more words

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Teacher shows students an ISIS beheading video, students freak out, yet teacher gets to keep her job

An honest mistake, I guess. Not everyone can keep their ISIS beheading videos straight (insert obvious sarcasm).

From the NYPost: A Bronx middle-school teacher rattled her students — including one who was near tears — by showing an ISIS video of a terrorist beheading a journalist, documents show. 439 more words


75 Morton Meeting Tonight at PS 234

A critical meeting of the District 2 Community Education Council is being held tonight, Tues. Mar. 15, at 6:30PM in the auditorium of PS 234, to discuss zoning proposals for the… 190 more words

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CB1 Meeting Tonight on New Public School

Following last month’s announcement of a new 476-seat public elementary school to be built in the Financial District, Community Board 1 will be holding a public hearing this evening at 6PM at 1 Centre Street, probably in the Borough President’s conference room on the south side of the 19th floor. 11 more words

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Justin Mathews '11 BA (PSt) is now the Associate Director of Strategy & Systems Development for the NYC Department of Education

Justin Mathews is now the Associate Director of Strategy & Systems Development for the New York City Department of Education. He has been in the NYC Department of Education since 2011. 21 more words