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Schools Chancellor Cathie Black on a recent visit to P.S. 262
"Is Cathleen Black here?" The pointed, almost scolding voice of Sen. John DeFrancisco rang out across the
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Last month teachers union president Michael Mulgrew stood with Mayor Michael Bloomberg and schools Chancellor Cathleen Black to announce a program to help struggling students. But Mulgrew
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Norman Thomas High School managed to avoid being closed last year but is on the Department of Education's current list of failing schools.
It does not
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The handcuffs on school safety data have come off, officials said Monday.
For the first time, the Police Department and Department of Education will have to report to the
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P.S. 199 on Manhattan's Upper West Side is one of three schools where the city has tested techniques for identifying and geting rid of
Cathie Black meets the press after being appointed schools chancellor last week.
Since Mayor Michael Bloomberg shocked most of the city last week by appointing publishing executive Cathleen Black schools
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The iSchool, a selective high school in Manhattan, is experimenting with new methods of teaching and of challenging its students.
At City Polytechnic High School in Brooklyn some
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.Supporters celebrated Wednesday as Gov. David Paterson signed the Dignity for All Students Act.
It took 10 years for the New York State legislature to pass
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A rally in City Hall Park in June protested the cuts in English as a Second Language classes and other adult literacy services.
Being a beautician is
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When Joshua Fensterstock, a 2003 law school graduate living and working in New York, consolidated his student loans by borrowing from Education Finance Partners, which is serviced by