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With masks optional, NYC schools react with shrugs, enthusiasm, and sometimes fear

With New York City’s mask mandate ending for most public school students on Monday, Matt Brownstein began his day shuttling to a handful of classrooms to help students think through some of... Read more »

Pre-K for All? NYC’s Universal Preschool Push Leaves Students With Disabilities Behind

The crowning achievement of former Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration is uncontested: universal pre-K. The program guarantees free pre-K for 4-year-olds, and has grown to include 3-year-olds in a dozen districts with... Read more »

NYC might create a remote option this school year, Chancellor David Banks tells parents

New York City is in talks to create a remote option this school year and is working to iron out the specifics with the city’s teachers union, schools Chancellor David Banks said... Read more »

As vaccine mandate kicks in, 95% of NYC schools staff have received COVID shots

New York City’s vaccine mandate for more than 150,000 education employees took effect Monday morning, requiring those without at least one dose to be put on unpaid leave. The threat of losing... Read more »