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  • The Most Polarizing Education Reformer in New York City - The Atlantic
    published on Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:00:45 GMT
    The AtlanticThe Most Polarizing Education Reformer in New York CityThe AtlanticWong: I was surprised to read your recollections of your time as a student at Stuyvesant—which today is one of the most prestigious and respected public high schools in New York City—and learn that you didn't have a great educational experience there.and more »...
  • Betsy DeVos Reverses Obama-era Policy on Campus Sexual Assault Investigations - New York Times
    published on Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:33:49 GMT
    Amsterdam NewsBetsy DeVos Reverses Obama-era Policy on Campus Sexual Assault InvestigationsNew York TimesEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos delivering a speech in Washington this week. On Friday she rescinded Obama-era guidelines on campus sexual assault investigations. Credit Tom Brenner/The New York Times. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Friday ...New Yorkers join communities nationwide marching for educationAmsterdam NewsEducation Department withdraws Obama-era campus sexual assault guid...
  • The Education of Ellen Pao - New York Times
    published on Tue, 19 Sep 2017 09:00:26 GMT
    New York TimesThe Education of Ellen PaoNew York TimesThere's a particular kind of resentment that can fester when a self-described rule follower feels she did everything right only to be thwarted by unwritten rules that feel arbitrary and wrong. In “Reset: My Fight for Inclusion and Lasting Change ...and more »...
  • New York City Schools Are Inadequate On Sex Education, Stringer Says - CBS New York
    published on Fri, 15 Sep 2017 02:47:35 GMT
    CBS New YorkNew York City Schools Are Inadequate On Sex Education, Stringer SaysCBS New YorkNEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The New York City comptroller's office said not all middle and high school students are being taught sex education as required by law. As WCBS 880's Marla Diamond reported, a report by Comptroller Scott Stringer said the ...NYC middle, high schools failing to provide sex education, comptroller's study findsWABC-TVall 7 news articles »...
  • Mumford & Sons Rock Intimate New York Show Benefitting Education for Children in War Zones - PEOPLE.com
    published on Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:05:42 GMT
    PEOPLE.comMumford & Sons Rock Intimate New York Show Benefitting Education for Children in War ZonesPEOPLE.comMumford & Sons kicked off the Global Citizen Festival week with a show benefiting an organization close to their hearts. The British rock band played an intimate show hosted by Citi Sound Vault at United Palace in Washington Heights, New York on Monday ...and more »...
  • NYC Education Dept. must make school cafeteria health inspection results public - New York Daily News
    published on Wed, 13 Sep 2017 20:11:16 GMT
    New York Daily NewsNYC Education Dept. must make school cafeteria health inspection results publicNew York Daily NewsALBANY — New York City will soon have to post school cafeteria health inspection reports online for public consumption. Under the bill signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Cuomo, New York City Department of Education on its website must post the results ......
  • Education by the Numbers - New York Times
    published on Fri, 08 Sep 2017 09:02:08 GMT
    New York TimesEducation by the NumbersNew York TimesOver all, black students in New York City have a 68.1% on-time graduation rate ... ... but black students in the city's top specialized public schools have a 96.1% graduation rate. On average, early childhood education reduces the kindergarten black ......
  • New York education leaders: Scrap charter school teacher proposal - Albany Times Union
    published on Thu, 07 Sep 2017 22:10:55 GMT
    Albany Times UnionNew York education leaders: Scrap charter school teacher proposalAlbany Times UnionChancellor elect Betty Rosa, left, speaks with Commissioner of Education Maryellen Elia, right, after her election during a meeting of the New York State Board of Regents on Monday, March 21, 2016, at the Education Department building in Albany, N.Y ......
  • UConn's Auriemma Offers To Forego Pay In Education Budget Battle - CBS New York
    published on Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:19:12 GMT
    CBS New YorkUConn's Auriemma Offers To Forego Pay In Education Budget BattleCBS New YorkSTORRS, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Hall of Fame basketball coach Geno Auriemma has weighed into Connecticut's budget battle, offering to go unpaid next year in response to criticism over high salaries at UConn. Connecticut still has no state budget, ...and more »...
  • Silicon Valley Courts Brand-Name Teachers, Raising Ethics Issues - New York Times
    published on Sun, 03 Sep 2017 19:21:12 GMT
    New York TimesSilicon Valley Courts Brand-Name Teachers, Raising Ethics IssuesNew York Times... created a flexible classroom where her third graders sit where they please and learn to post on Instagram. Tech companies are courting teachers like Ms. Delzer to help improve and promote their education tools. Credit Dan Koeck for The New York Times....