Education

Shop class Germany
Students need free training for the jobs of the future.
Opinion
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United Federation of Teachers President Michael Mulgrew, New York City Councilman Mark Treyger, Chalkbeat reporter Alex Zimmerman, State Department of Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia.
Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia and Assembly Higher Education Chairwoman Deborah Glick explain.
Policy
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New York City Schools Chancellor Richard Corranza speaks at City & State's Education Summit.
Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza and City Councilman Mark Treyger weigh in.
Policy
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Mayor Bill de Blasio announces his plan to revise the admissions process for New York City's specialized high schools.
Will de Blasio’s plan to eliminate the entrance exam make education fairer for minorities?
Policy
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New York Senator Simcha Felder
From yeshiva oversight to speed cameras outside schools, the Brooklyn lawmaker is driving the debate.
Policy
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Angry teacher
The state teachers union is targeting the lawmakers who failed them during session.
Policy
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Sean Patrick Maloney and Zephyr Teachout in a yearbook photo
The rival candidates for attorney general went to the same New Hampshire high school.
News & Politics
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Orthodox Jewish children and adults cross a street in front of a school bus in Borough Park, Brooklyn.
Exempting yeshivas from educational requirements violates the First Amendment.
Opinion
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State Senator Tony Avella, New York City Councilman Bob Holden and the Chinese American Citizens Alliance hold a rally on the steps of City Hall to promote legislation to keep the SHSAT placement test in place.
The Asian-American community is key in the contested state Senate district.
News & Politics
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Mayor Bill de Blasio announces his plan to revise the admissions process for New York City's specialized high schools.
Attacks on de Blasio’s plan to reform admissions are mostly bogus.
Opinion
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