From school performance to charters to standardized test results, catch up on some of the most important issues facing the education system.
A blue-ribbon panel to study school diversity in New York City has submitted its findings. Read More.
The Beat identifies three key policy areas and offers solutions that should appeal to people across the political spectrum. Read More.
For decades, New York City’s selective high schools have provided kids with a merit-based opportunity to receive a world-class education. Read More.
With state and local leaders so unsympathetic to school choice, New York’s parents and children face a discouraging educational climate. Read More.
Admission to New York City’s specialized high schools is widely considered a ticket to an excellent education and the opportunity to attend a selective college. Read More.
An audit of the city’s Department of Education revealed gross waste and misuse of funds, including millions of dollars spent on apparent junkets. Read More.
Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza has made some bold statements about bringing racial and social justice to New York City’s schools. Read More.
Where his predecessor, Michael Bloomberg, sought to shut down failing schools, Mayor de Blasio pledged to direct more money to them. Read More.
Mayor de Blasio and his schools chief, Richard Carranza, are standing by their commitment to achieve racial parity in education by integrating classrooms. Read More.
The facts you need to know about the issues that matter most in New York.