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Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

New York schools shut for the rest of school year

The decision on summer school programming will not be made until the end of May.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Paterson, New Jersey parents struggle to overcome education disparity during pandemic

The lack of virtual learning is only one of the hardships that low-income families face at this time. Students’ parents are getting let go from their jobs.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

The coronavirus hurls Oakland schools into uncertainty

As kids struggle to begin online classes in Oakland, there is a digital divide for low-income families.

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The Opioid Epidemic: The Community Of Pasco County

The opioid epidemic is overwhelming Pasco County, Florida.

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As parents overdose, Pasco County schools becomes overburdened

Pasco County, Florida, is a primarily white middle-class community perfectly nestled between the Gulf of Mexico’s sunny beaches and Disney […]

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As parents overdose, education becomes overburdened

Parents are getting high, children are being neglected and teachers are desperately seeking help as the opioid crisis unleashes its plague on the state of education.

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Arts organizations give city kids a chance to experience theater

Students working with the Situation Project get a chance to shadow staff at the show. Photo courtesy of the Situation […]

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Possible new holidays for NYC schools

The New York Department of Education will consider adding more scheduled school holidays.

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Bringing smiles to the community with cupcakes

Two New York City women bring smiles to under-served communities by baking cupcakes

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Charter schools use new online system to screen applicants

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