New policy prohibits schools from asking about the immigration status of students or their families during the enrollment process and provides guidance on the range of documents students may use to prove residency.
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December 16, 2014
December 11, 2014
Now that New York State Education Commissioner John King is leaving his post to join the U.S. Department of Education, disparate opinions of his work are on full display.
December 10, 2014
King's agenda in New York has been closely aligned with the Obama administration's priorities on issues such as teacher evaluations and the common core.
November 21, 2014
Maura N. Henry, a teacher from New York City, wants to bring back peer observation into the teacher evaluation process.
November 20, 2014
An interview with Director of the Center for Advanced Study in Education at CUNY Howard Everson about how the Common Core helps teachers shift from a topic-centered point of view to a learner-centered perspective.
November 05, 2014
New York voters approved a $2 billion bond proposal that would provide funding for school technology and broadband infrastructure.
November 03, 2014
Where could partisan control of legislatures flip relatively easily, and what are the education policy issues in play in those states?
October 31, 2014
Rural high schools in New York with higher than average graduation rates tend to utilize partnerships, data, remediation, and dropout prevention strategies.
October 23, 2014
After reports that undocumented children were not being allowed to enroll in some local districts, New York State officials said they will review policies of the school systems which have seen large influxes of unaccompanied minors.
October 23, 2014
Although he's previously stressed the importance of the common core, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said in an Oct. 22 debate: "I have nothing to do with common core."