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Upper West Side »

Plan Would Send Kids to Schools Based on Family's Income, Not Location

Education leaders are pushing for a change in school zoning they believe would increase diversity.

East Harlem »

MAP: 94 Failing Schools Get Extended Days and Extra Support

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a $150 million program to boost failing schools instead of closing them.

Bed-Stuy »

Boys & Girls High School Future Uncertain After Third Straight Failure

Bed-Stuy's venerable Boys & Girls High School received an F on its 2013 progress report.

New York City »

City Targets 17 Schools for Closure

The DOE is planning another round of controversial school closures.

Manhattan »

Millions in Funding Lost After Teacher Evaluation Talks Break Down

More than $60 million in federal education cash was suspended after teacher evaluation talks broke down.