A New York City program opens the city's resources--and possibilities--for youths, writes Kathleen Cushman.
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July 30, 2015
July 20, 2015
Carmen Fariña reflected on her first full-year leading the nation's largest public school system.
July 17, 2015
We profile a high school where students have to explain and defend their ideas in major year-long projects in order to earn their diplomas.
July 09, 2015
The two-minute videos feature school superintendents discussing new practices to develop leaders and manage career paths more intentionally.
June 24, 2015
"[K]ids aren't likely to buy into doing tougher math with teachers who are inwardly hyperventilating about the subject themselves," says a new brief from a New York City-based policy institute.
June 10, 2015
Authors of the Pew Research Center Hispanic Trends report say the findings indicate that bilingualism and preserving heritage languages are important in the United States' Hispanic community.
June 05, 2015
New York City public school parents will be able to monitor their children's academic performance using a new, mobile-friendly digital account.
June 03, 2015
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.
May 29, 2015
Amid mounting criticism, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio reversed himself and agreed to continue funding summer programs for as many as 44,000 low-income middle school students.
May 15, 2015
Less than two months after awarding grants for middle school summer programs, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio rescinded the funding, leaving as many as 40,000 students scrambling to find another spot.