While it's clear that libraries and librarians have a significantly positive impact on students and schools, we still have to fight to keep these vital resources in our schools and municipalities.
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March 27, 2015
March 11, 2015
You wouldn't know that early education was all the rage in the education community from the paucity of sessions on the subject at SXSWedu.
March 09, 2015
More than $300 million has been donated by foundations and corporations to boost the My Brother's Keeper-aligned initiatives, along with pledges of support from nearly 200 mayors, tribal leaders, and county executives.
March 04, 2015
Muslim families in New York City have been lobbying for the change through several administrations.
March 02, 2015
In the wake of poor academic performance, the United Federation of Teachers will shutter the elementary and middle divisions of its charter school.
February 27, 2015
Milady Baez's move to a cabinet post may be the latest indication that improving education for the district's fastest-growing student population is a top priority for Chancellor Carmen Fariña.
February 25, 2015
UC Berkeley researcher Bruce Fuller released a followup to his October report critical of the New York City's universal preschool program, a centerpiece of Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration.
February 24, 2015
The district would need to add 3,862 opportunities for female student-athletes to be in compliance with Title IX, according to the Department of Education's office for civil rights.
February 17, 2015
Two New York City council members say the city's Parents' Bill of Rights and Responsibilities should include guidance for parents on opting children out of state tests.
February 13, 2015
New York City's Department of Education is hoping to attract a more diverse group of parents to serve on its education councils.