Education (Page 2)


Charter schools use new online system to screen applicants

Nearly 3,000 charter school applicants applied online this year.


High school phase-outs pose threat to athletic programs

Phase-outs will apply to 23 city schools this fall, cutting funds for sports teams.


Hotdogs and Homework program reaches out to Harlem teens

Hotdogs and Homework, a tutoring program at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Harlem, offers teens tutors and homework-friendly environment.


Immigrant groups rally for DREAM Act

Supporters of the DREAM Act rallied Wednesday after the measure failed to pass the U.S. Senate the day before.