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Crown Heights »

President Obama To Visit Crown Heights' P-TECH Friday

The President will speak at Brooklyn's Pathways in Technology Early College High School Oct. 25.

Civic Center »

Pol Asks for Ed Dept Emails After Learning City Lacks Preservation Plan

Councilwoman Letitia James filed a Freedom of Information Request asking for a slew of Ed Dept. emails.

Boerum Hill »

Forty 'Green' School Playgrounds to be Built Over Four Years, Officials Say

The city announced its plans at an opening ceremony for a new Boerum Hill schoolyard on Thursday.

Flushing »

French Food Minister Says NYC School Lunches are Magnifique

The French Junior Minister  visited a Queens school and complimented their healthy eating choices.

New York City »

City to Replace PCB-Laden Lights in Hundreds of Schools by 2016

The city will reduce their 10-year plan to change fixtures in 645 school buildings, officials say.

St. George »

Staten Island Parents Sought for Education Coucil

The city is inviting applications for its Community Education Councils.

Astoria »

Walcott to Meet With Parents About More G&T Seats in Astoria

Parents in District 30 have demanded more seats for gifted and talented children.

West Harlem »

Teachers College Community School Moves to Permanent Home

Teachers College Community School will serve students in grades K-8 in West Harlem.

Bed-Stuy »

Brooklyn Teacher Caught in Girls' Bathroom and Browsing Porn, Report Says

An investigation recommends Daniel Meagher, 36, face criminal charges.

East Village »

City to Use Converted Trailer to Teach Kids About Recycling

The "Recyclarium" will be wheeled around to different city schools.

Long Island City »

LIC Residents Want New Waterfront High School to Have Eco Curriculum

Residents hope that IS/HS 404 in Long Island City will emphasize the environment.

Central Harlem »

Harlem Parents Protest 'Separate and Unequal' Charter School Space Shares

Protesters say charter schools that take up space in district schools are siphoning too many resources.

Carroll Gardens »

DOE Expedites Removal of Specific Light Fixtures Leaking PCBs

DOE agrees to remove specific light fixtures carrying PCBs in P.S. 146 that shows signs of leaking.