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Upper West Side »

Increased diversity efforts and discipline changes are on deck for this coming school year.

Williamsburg »

Cinder Block Comedy made headlines by announcing it would charge straight white comedians more to submit

Battery Park City »

The city unveiled initiatives to boost diversity at specialized high schools, but critics have doubts.

Clinton Hill »

At Principal Emily Paige's Urban Assembly Middle School, students are unscreened prior to admission.

Upper West Side »

The West End Secondary School did not have the diverse applicant pool leaders had hoped for. 

Prospect Heights »

An analysis by Chalkbeat New York looked at which public schools reflect the city's racial diversity.

Vinegar Hill »

The Department of Education presented its final proposal for the rezoning of P.S. 8 and P.S. 307 Monday.

Port Morris »

The group received a $625,000 grant to launch a new initiative called The Roster.

Midtown »

Her role was to make sure FDNY's hiring and diversity practices complied with the city's guidelines.

Midtown »

Titans of late-night?; Gentrifying Brownsville; Matt Damon and diversity; A new 'Mary Poppins?'

Central Harlem »

African-Americans have never made up more than 6 percent of the FDNY, according to the Vulcan Society. 

Central Harlem »

Roslyn Davis started a petition to include a performance of "Take My Hand, Precious Lord," in the show.

Upper West Side »

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

Civic Center »

Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro announced changes to physical tests many feel unfairly eliminate women.

Park Slope »

P.S. 133 sets aside seats for low-income and immigrant students to preserve the school's diversity.