Archive for the ‘Education’ Category

School fights for outdoor space to get students off of street

Posted on September 3rd, 2011 by Bogdan Mohora

School fights for outdoor space to get students off of street

Four days a week at 11:30 a.m., roughly 300 middle school students descend on West 33rd Street for recess.

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P.S. 145 makes room for West Prep Academy

Posted on August 22nd, 2011 by Luis Ahumada

P.S. 145 makes room for West Prep Academy

Teachers and staff at PS145, also known as Bloomingdale Elementary, have begun packing up classrooms and moving furniture to make space for West Prep Academy.

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Greene Hill Food Co-op ready for business

Posted on August 20th, 2011 by Lucas O'Neill

Greene Hill Food Co-op ready for business

The Greene Hill Food Co-op, which leased space at 18 Putnam Ave. last year, is eyeing a fall opening for its storefront.

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New Haven tries to hook more kids on free summer meals

Posted on September 3rd, 2010 by Brian Dowling

New Haven tries to hook more kids on free summer meals

There is such a thing as a free lunch for New Haven youth.

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Unemployment tuition waivers provide bridge to new opportunities

Posted on August 28th, 2010 by Andaiye Taylor

Unemployment tuition waivers provide bridge to new opportunities

Essex County unemployed can attend classes for free using fee waivers.

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Impending day care closures frustrate Brooklyn parents

Posted on August 28th, 2010 by Will Holloway

Impending day care closures frustrate Brooklyn parents

As two Brooklyn day cares fall victim to budget cuts, parents express dismay.

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Colleges in Flushing aim to attract immigrants

Posted on August 14th, 2010 by Larry Tung

Colleges in Flushing aim to attract immigrants

In the competitive education market, immigrants are much sought-after.

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Creative education offers solutions to beleaguered Kingston High School

Posted on July 30th, 2010 by Celia Watson Seupel

Creative education offers solutions to beleaguered Kingston High School

Center for Creative Education represents encouraging avenue for change in Kingston, N.Y.

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Small school in the South Bronx wins national award

Posted on December 29th, 2009 by Sasha Chavkin

Small school in the South Bronx wins national award

A successful small school is seen to vindicate mayoral policy.

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Highbridge parents seek alternative to K-5 plan

Posted on December 29th, 2009 by Delphine Reuter

Highbridge parents seek alternative to K-5 plan

Sixth-graders at P.S. 126 would leave area for their classes

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Living

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Twenty percent of the new development area will be reserved for affordable housing, according to the group’s proposal.

Politics

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Many Harlem residents consider these gates a part of the neighborhood’s history.

Religion

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

White supremacist fliers were left under the windshield wipers of cars parked overnight in Greenpoint, but officials say their message is protected under the First Amendment.