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NYC Schools Chancellor Pushes For Students To Make Up Days Missed From Hurricane Sandy

Posted 11.07.2012 | Education

New York City students may very well see their breaks shortened after Hurricane Sandy kept them out of the classroom for at least five days. According...

The School Closing Follies

Marc Epstein | Posted 12.03.2011 | Education
Marc Epstein

We've now moved into an era in which politicians, philanthropists, and a school of education reformers now believes the only way to education salvation is to literally close schools and fire teachers.

First Swine Flu Death Hits Jittery Big Apple

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

An assistant principal at a New York City public school died of complications from swine flu .on Sunday night, the first death in New York State . Hou...