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UFT Health Official: DOE Should Notify City Students at Risk of 9/11 Fallout  The Chief-Leader

At least 1000 Teachers and support personnel with the Department of Education and thousands of their former students were exposed to the toxic contamination ...



Hangin' Tough  Wave of Long Island

As 2018 comes to close, The Wave looks back at our most compelling stories of the year. The survival of PS/MS 42 and MS 53 was a topic that was near and ...



Why this NYC high school has become a disaster  New York Post

Two blocks from City Hall, Murry Bergtraum HS for Business Careers was once a top city high school but has gone downhill in recent years. A massive student ...



Murry Bergtraum HS principal leaves following Post report  New York Post

Two years after The Post first exposed horrible conditions and mismanagement at Murry Bergtraum HS for Business Careers, its principal has left the...



MECA Holds First Graduation Ceremony  BMCC News

The Manhattan Early College for Advertising (MECA) held its first commencement ceremony on June 22 in Theater 2 of the Borough of Manhattan Community ...



Teens defend 'fail factory' school in error-filled letters  New York Post

These kids should learn write from wrong. Earlier this month, The Post exposed a scheme at Manhattan's Murry Bergtraum HS for Business Careers in which...



Student accused of harassing, shoving transgender teacher  New York Post

A high-school student harassed and shoved a transgender teacher at his Manhattan school this week, police sources said. The 18-year-old student approached ...



Mayor de Blasio plans to shut down 13 struggling city schools - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

Critics say the planned closures show the mayor's so-called “renewal” school plan isn't working.



Rapper invited to high school despite raunchy video  New York Post

The administrators at Murry Bergtraum HS for Business Careers never seem to learn. Instead of inviting a business leader or hero to serve as “Principal for...



Teen busted at school with weed and a loaded gun  New York Post

A 16-year-old student brought a loaded handgun — and six bags of weed stuffed inside of his socks — to his Manhattan high school that's just steps...



Bathroom Ban Leads To Riot At NYC High School  CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBS 2/1010 WINS) — Hundreds of students at Murry Bergtraum High School took a stand this week after being told they couldn't use the ...



'Fail factory' promises students no-class-required credits  New York Post

Fliers plastered on classroom doors at Murry Bergtraum HS for Business Careers last week seemed like an April Fool's prank — but they weren't. “Would...



Worried About Risky Teenage Behavior? Make School Tougher  The New York Times

Research shows a correlation between greater academic demands and a reduction in drinking, smoking and drug use.



Find out what your New York City school spends per student  Chalkbeat New York

The New York City education department on Friday released a report detailing per-student funding at every public school across the district, data that shows ...



Teaching Activities for: ‘Worried About Risky Teenage Behavior? Make School Tougher’  New York Times

Before reading the article: How rigorous is your school? Do you think there is a relationship between challenging schoolwork and risky teenage behavior, like ...



Student accused of beating principal in dispute over headphones  WABC-TV

A student is accused of beating a principal inside a Manhattan high school.



Down to the Wire: What’s the Compromise on 80 Flatbush?  The Bridge

Council Member Levin calls for a cut in the project's bulk and presses for more transparency about financial terms.



Daniel Z. Nelson, Who Put Classrooms in High-Rises, Dies at 86  The New York Times

Daniel Z. Nelson, who as a New York City housing official presided over an innovative financing agency that created thousands of public school classrooms in ...



Another co-location for August Martin?  Queens Chronicle

Soon, you won't be able to identify your school inside Jamaica's August Martin High School building without a scorecard.The city's Panel for Educational Policy ...



Siena women's senior duo bring New York City attitude  Times Union

Loudonville. Siena fifth-year senior guard Aaliyah Jones had her fourth knee surgery on Friday, including the second on her left knee.



Student Hospitalized Following Apparent Chemical Spill At High School In Lower Manhattan  CBS Local

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Two students were treated after a chemical spill at Murry Bergtraum High School in lower Manhattan Friday, the FDNY said.



Murry Bergtraum High School Melee Caught on Video  DNAinfo

Two students were arrested and seven received summonses in recent fights at Murry Bergtraum High School.



South Shore HS Boys & Girls Basketball Teams Take City Title  Kings County Politics

Forget the Golden State Warriors in the NBA or the University of Connecticut in NCAA women's basketball. When it comes to high school hoops supremacy in ...



City Will Move Sidelined Teachers From Limbo to Classrooms  The New York Times

For a dozen years, hundreds of New York City teachers have been paid despite not having permanent jobs, sidelined in most cases because of disciplinary ...



Murder conviction in killing of Murry Bergtraum High School hoops star - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

A young man from Manhattan was convicted Wednesday of killing high school basketball star Tayshana (Chicken) Murphy inside the Harlem building where she ...



The Week Ahead in New York Politics, February 26  Gotham Gazette

What to watch for this week in New York politics: It's a very busy week in New York politics, including a packed week at the City Council, two days of legislative ...



New ‘Hands Only CPR’ gives everyone the chance to save a life - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

The NYPD and New York Presbyterian Hospital are pushing the new CPR technique, known as “Hands Only CPR” that everyone can use.



The Week Ahead in New York Politics, December 17  Gotham Gazette

What to watch for this week in New York politics: Governor Andrew Cuomo will kick this week off with a major speech in Manhattan, at which he has promised to ...



The Problem With ‘Ed-Opt’ Schools  The Atlantic

How one promising strategy to integrate New York City's campuses only wound up with the lowest performers.



Teen pleads not guilty to punching his teacher in the face  New York Post

A teen accused of attacking a Manhattan high school principal who asked him to turn down his music told cops he “lost control” when the educator reached for...



Teen who punched principal in face gets sweet deal from judge  New York Post

A hot-headed teen got a slap on the wrist Friday for slugging a Manhattan principal who told him to turn down his music. Judge Edwina Richardson-Mendelson...



‘Fail factory’ teacher churns through 475 students per year  New York Post

On paper, he's a super-teacher. To critics, he's the poster child for academic fraud in New York City. Alexis Pajares “teaches” 475 students at...



DOE unveils plan for adding special ed seats on Staten Island  SILive.com

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- In an effort to fill the need for additional special education, or District 75, school seats on Staten Island, the Department of Education ...



Second murder conviction in death of Tayshana (Chicken) Murphy, Murry Bergtraum H.S. basketball star - NY Da  New York Daily News

A 23-year-old Harlem man was convicted of second-degree murder Tuesday in the 2011 shooting of Tayshana (Chicken) Murphy, a standout basketball player ...



The Week Ahead in New York Politics, April 23  Gotham Gazette

What to watch for this week in New York politics: Eyes of the New York political world are on Westchester as this week begins. There are 11 special elections ...



Student Beats Up Principal After Being Asked to Remove Headphones: Police  NBC New York

An 18-year-old student at a Manhattan high school has been arrested for allegedly punching his principal multiple times in the face after he was asked to take off ...



Why some New York City high schools that were designed to be diverse aren't  Chalkbeat New York

The city is expanding the number of high schools who admit students with a pre-set mix of academic abilities. But there's a problem: At many schools, it's not ...



Two Arrested in Killing of High School Basketball Star in Harlem  New York Times

Two suspects in the Sept. 11 killing of Tayshana Murphy, 18, were found in South Carolina.



How liberal discipline policies are making schools less safe  New York Post

New York public-school students caught stealing, doing drugs or even attacking someone can avoid suspension under new “progressive” discipline rules ...



Rebecca Grossman-Cohen and Daniel Halioua  New York Times

Rebecca Grossman-Cohen and Daniel Halioua were married by Rabbi Dr. Linda Henry Goodman Friday at the Union Temple in Brooklyn. On Saturday Jeremy ...



Fired teacher sues to get her job back  New York Post

An ousted rookie public school teacher is suing to return to the classroom — even though her short career has already been a lesson in disaster. Sasha...



Celebrities from Queens  amNY

New York City is where dreams are made and stars are born. Queens breeds celebrities like Nicki Minaj and John Leguizamo, who are proud to represent their ...



Tayshana Murphy, Basketball Star, Is Shot to Death  New York Times

A star player in high school girls basketball was shot dead early Sunday in a building stairwell in Morningside Heights in Manhattan, the police said. The victim ...



Bill blocks UNHS and Bergtraum school co-locations - The Villager  The Villager

BY SAM SPOKONY | The previously planned charter school co-location at Murry Bergtraum High School will no longer go forward, the city's Department of ...



More Than 100 Charged In Largest Gang Crackdown In NYC History  CBS Local

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Dozens of reputed gang members were arrested in Harlem on Wednesday in what authorities are calling the biggest ...



Meet the legendary graffiti artists who inspired 'The Get Down'  New York Post

When Chris “Daze” Ellis was growing up on Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, he saw a subway car parked in the Utica Avenue station that made ...



Former girls' basketball coach Kirby Dixon is jailed at his sex abuse trial after lewd photos surface online  New York Daily News

A former girls' assistant basketball coach at a city powerhouse sports program was jailed in the middle of his sex abuse trial after raunchy photos of one of his ...



Epiphanny Prince to finish Rutgers degree after trade to NY Liberty  Asbury Park Press

Epiphanny Prince left Rutgers early to begin a pro career that now is bringing her home.



Murry Bergtraum beats North Babylon, 56-25, in Tayshana (Chicken) Murphy Memorial Classic tournament that hono  New York Daily News

At the beginning of the season, Murry Bergtraum coach Ed Grezinsky and his team pondered whether anyone should wear Tayshana (Chicken) Murphy's No.



Liberty Relying on Epiphanny Prince to Return to Her Old Ways  New York Times

After arriving in an off-season trade, Epiphanny Prince helped the Liberty to the top seed in the Eastern Conference, but the team's coach expects more from ...



Beyond ‘Hidden Figures’: Nurturing New Black and Latino Math Whizzes  The New York Times

A free math camp for middle-school students from New York's poorest neighborhoods was an effort to increase the number of blacks and Latinos with advanced ...



The Citi Bike mechanic who crashed the "man's world" of cycle repair  Crain's New York Business

Following in her brother's tire tracks led Lisa Rodriguez into a career maintaining the New York fleet.



Upper Manhattan parents fuming over Success Academy securing a school building in their district - NY Daily Ne  New York Daily News

Upper Manhattan public school parents are outraged that the city has secured space for an Eva Moskowitz-operated charter school.



Brother of star basketball player gunned down by rival gang convicted of murder - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

The 20-year-old brother of late hoops star Tayshana (Chicken) Murphy was convicted of murder and conspiracy Thursday after a two-month gang trial in ...



With Common Core, Fewer Topics but Covered More Rigorously  New York Times

As states adopt the new Common Core standards for math education, teachers prepare for a shift from breadth to depth, particularly in the earlier grades.



In New York City, a New Mandate on Sex Education  New York Times

For the first time in nearly two decades, students in New York City 's public middle and high schools will be required to take sex-education classes beginning this ...



Fred Hakim, Times Square Hot-Dog Vendor, Dies at 83  New York Times

Fred Hakim's family owned a hole-in-the-wall hot-dog counter in Times Square that was the last of its kind when New York decided to revitalize the area in the ...



Program offering extra $25,000 to 'super principals' put on ice by city - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

The city's high-profile reform effort to place “super principals” in high-needs schools has been quietly put on ice.



Bronx Teacher Has Miscarriage After Trying to Stop Fight  New York Times

Lissedia Batista, who was four months pregnant, was pushed out of the way and fell as she tried to stop a fight between two students at Explorations Academy.



Women's Basketball Adds Transfer Student-Athlete Shequana Harris To Roster  Providence College Athletics

July 10, 2013PROVIDENCE, R.I. -Harris played for Charlotte during the 2012-13 season. Providence College women's basketball Head Coach Susan Robinson ...



Tamara Vostok, John Krasting - Weddings  New York Times

Tamara Vostok and John Paul Krasting were married Saturday at SS. Peter and Paul Russian Orthodox Church in South River, N.J. The Rev. David F. Garretson ...



2 Arraigned In Shooting Death Of Harlem Hoops Star Tayshana Murphy  CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Two suspects pleaded not guilty to various charges Tuesday in the death of high school basketball star Tayshana Murphy, ...



Fifth-grader Anil Singh nails 'metachrosis' to win Daily News' New York City Spelling Bee - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

New York City now has a king bee to join its queen. Anil Singh, 10, became the city's second champion Thursday after correctly spelling 'metachrosis' in the ...



NY Education Officials Banking On ‘Incremental Progress’ On Standardized Test Scores  CBS Local

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – City and state education officials met with teachers Thursday, one day after the New York State standardized test scores were ...



Sister of slain high school basketball star gives emotional testimony during trial - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

The day began with the an awful phone call, the sister of murder victim Tayshana Murphy testified Thursday.



Housing Project Feud Cited in Girl's Killing  New York Times

Some of the people who live in two nearby housing projects in Manhattan say the shooting death of a teen-aged basketball star was related to a long-running ...



Thug sentenced in murder of HS basketball star  New York Post

The Harlem brute convicted of murdering high school basketball star Tayshana “Chicken” Murphy was sentenced Wednesday to 25 years to life as an emotional.



Brooklyn boy, 15, falls four stories to his death trying to leap to the roof of an adjacent building - NY Da  New York Daily News

A thrill-seeking game turned fatal in Brooklyn when a 15-year-old boy fell four stories trying to leap across rootops.



Judge breaks down at sentencing of Queens pervert  New York Post

A Queens judge's voice cracked with emotion and he buried his head in his hands Monday before he sentenced a “wolf in sheep's clothing”...



NYC Daybook  NewsOK.com

Associated Press NYC Daybook for Tuesday, Sep. 20.The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should ...



American Museum of Natural History Will Groom School Teachers  New York Times

The American Museum of Natural History will select former science majors for a master's program intended to produce teachers for high-needs schools.



Female Basketball Star to Leave College Early for Pro Career  New York Times

Epiphanny Prince plans to skip her senior year to play in Europe before entering the 2010 W.N.B.A. draft.



Margaret McGarry, Simon Tuchman — Weddings  New York Times

Margaret Elizabeth McGarry, a daughter of Dr. Laura G. McGarry and Dr. Terence M. McGarry of Pelham Manor, N.Y., was married Saturday to Simon Isaac ...



EXCLUSIVE: 80% of city schools report zero incidents of bullying, including Bronx middle school where student  New York Daily News

Fewer than one in five city schools fessed up to even a single incident of bullying on a new tracking system run by the state — proof, advocates say, that ...



Lot Behind One Police Plaza Transformed Into Community Park  DNAinfo

The revamped park, called James Madison Plaza, reopened to the public after residents sued the NYPD.



EXCLUSIVE: Prosecutors drop charges against ex-janitor allegedly found with a pound of pot after months went b  New York Daily News

Criminal charges against a former high school janitor who was allegedly found with a pound of pot in his car have gone up in smoke.



Prosecutor: Hoop star's alleged killers were 'angry, vengeful' - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

He was beaten, bloodied and out for revenge, and prosecutors began building their case Monday that Robert Cartagena was driven by his anger to chase down ...



A Blessing and a Burden: Why Scoring 100 Points in a Basketball Game Is Such a Controversial Achievement  Complex

Dajuan Wagner didn't want to come out of the game. It didn't matter that Camden High School (N.J.)—ranked third in the nation by USA Today at the time—was ...



Grant, Manhattanville Houses under siege as feud continues between crews whose turf war led to murder of Taysh  New York Daily News

Two warring crews claimed the life of rising hoops star Tayshana (Chicken) Murphy three years ago inside a Harlem housing project, and their blood battle is still ...



A Wise(cracking) Latina: Caridad De La Luz  New York Times

Caridad De La Luz moved from community organizing in the Bronx to a life of performance.



Stuyvesant Alumni Fail to Win Approval for 9/11 Vigil  New York Times

Ten years after they watched and felt the World Trade Center towers crumble from their classroom windows, alumni from Stuyvesant High School have been ...



Operator of crane that collapsed in Manhattan has license taken away by City Buildings Dept. - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

The city Buildings Department on Sunday yanked the license of the operator of a 25-story monster crane that collapsed in Manhattan's Financial District.



81st Precinct Youth Programs  Patch.com

Bed-Stuy, NY - Youth Programs at the 81st Precinct offer young people in Bedford-Stuyvesant a platform to discuss their issues and learn law enforcement.



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