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June 20, 2016

Mayoral Control in New York City Gets One-Year Extension With Caveats

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio wanted a three-year extension, but New York state Senate Republicans offered a one-year deal.

June 10, 2016

New York City Plans $15 Million Push to Increase Diversity at Specialized Schools

The city plans a number of new efforts to increase the number of black and Latino students who attend selective enrollment high schools.

June 06, 2016

Bill Proposes 'Inspector' As Part of One-Year New York City Mayoral Control Deal

Mayor Bill de Blasio is seeking a three-year extension to retain control of New York City's schools. A state Senate bill proposes a one-year extension, with an "education inspector" to provide oversight.

March 18, 2016

New York City Program Will Provide Free Tampons to Some Students

The city plans to install dispensers in the bathrooms of 25 middle and high schools, which will provide girls with access to free tampons and pads.

January 07, 2016

Students Attending Closing Schools Graduated With Less Rigorous Diplomas

A new report brief from the New York City's Independent Budget Office says that students who attended schools that were being phased-out were more likely to graduate with a local diploma, which is less rigorous than the state's Regents diploma.

December 04, 2015

New York City's Struggling Schools' Program Under Fire

Merryl Tisch, the chancellor of New York state's Board of Regents, said New York City's $400 million "Renewal Schools" program for low-performing schools was, in some cases, allowing "failure" to persist.

November 20, 2015

To Promote Integration, N.Y.C. to Pilot Diversity Plans in Some Schools

A New York City pilot program to promote diversity will allow seven elementary schools to set aside seats for low-income students, English-language learners, or students in the child welfare system.

September 10, 2015

Former Chicago Schools CEO Brizard Lands Consulting Job

In his new role, Brizard will help school leaders turn around under-performing school districts

July 20, 2015

New York City Chancellor Carmen Fariña Gives Herself a B+

Carmen Fariña reflected on her first full-year leading the nation's largest public school system.

June 03, 2015

New York City to Launch Tool to Help Parents Track Students' Progress

The accounts, which will launch on June 8, will allow parents to access information about attendance and grades and will be available on laptops, tablets, and other mobile devices.

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