We need to make clear connections between gender inequality, sexism, and the harassment experienced by LGBTQ and gender non-conforming kids -- including girls who express sexual agency. Student activism can be a useful tool for bringing awareness to schools.
"What does the skull say to you,?" asked Justin, a New York City high school student. "It's got some hair coming down over his eye, it looks evil and scary," answered a middle aged man.
Although demanding and time consuming, the school selection process has been a remarkably enjoyable and inspiring experience for our family. We became familiar with truly wonderful schools. We were impressed by their admirable programs and by their inspiring educators and leaders. Nonetheless, with every school visit, it became clearer and clearer which school is our first choice school -- our perfect match.
Garcia filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education Office of Civil Rights in November over the way the city funds
Schools that offer full-day city-funded pre-K are reimbursed an average of $10,000 a year per pupil. Parents who pay for
Governor Cuomo has proposed major changes to teacher evaluations in New York State. We want to let you know, from a teacher's perspective, the changes this law could bring to public schools -- and to our profession -- if it passes.
Carpenter is in her first year at TEP, which opened in 2009 with much national fanfare for its fresh ideas -- most prominently its promise to pay starting teachers $125,000 a year, 40 percent more than the city's starting rate.
Instead of lowering standards, underperforming students with disabilities should be encouraged to learn at higher levels
"There's a real fault line between the first Bloomberg term and the second two. That's why you hear such a critique," de
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“We didn’t want to get thrown out on a technicality,” Ackerman remembered, “so I officially asked for maternity leave, since
However, Cohen Children’s Medical Center, where Joey was staying, said that the incident was a byproduct of state law. According
“These two things together, a longer day and high needs intense literacy training … We know that’s part of the solution to