Education

New York City schools Chancellor Richard Carranza at a media availability on December 21.
They’re the most significant shift to desegregate schools since de Blasio took office.
Students at P.S. 188 The Island School on the Lower East Side.
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First Lady Chirlane McCray and Chancellor Richard Carranza at the Parkside School in October.
Staffing and space challenges will limit the availability of five days of in-person learning, but many say the option should open up again for families.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio
New York City backed itself into a shutdown by relying on a 3%
Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza at De Blasio's media availability on November 18th.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said new safety protocols need to be created to reopen schools again.
The Parkside School
Probably not, according to recent scientific studies.
A teacher conducts class remotely at One World Middle School at Edenwald in the Bronx.
New York City prepares for the long haul.
The results from New York City's testing initiative at schools suggests young children are less susceptible to contracting and transmitting COVID-19.
New York City tested a significant portion of its students and teachers in early October. Out of 10,676 tests only 18 were positive.
A student at One World Middle School in the Bronx.
Remote attendance data was released for the first time.
The governor will meet with Orthodox Jewish leaders on Tuesday in NYC to discuss recent COVID outbreaks.
Coronavirus hot spots will face additional restrictions to avoid a wider citywide outbreak.
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