As a Native New Yorker, black daughter of an interracial marriage, and a... uh ...member(?) of an interracial marriage, I like to think I will raise my sons to feel as comfortable with diversity as my husband and I do.
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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.
School closings have sparked anger in African-American communities before. In the 1960s and '70s, during school desegregation, hundreds of schools in black neighborhoods were closed.
A massive winter storm socked New York City today, forcing the closure of all public schools in every borough and many schools throughout the tri-stat...
A massive winter storm has dumped snow all over New York City, causing all public schools in New York City to close for the day. You can find more inf...
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