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Report: Black and Latino Children Are Affected Most by Public-School Closures

A new report by Journey for Justice illustrates how underrepresented children are disproportionately affected by the closing of public schools around the country.

Girl Suspended for Shaving Head in Support of Cancer-Stricken Friend

A 9-year-old Colorado girl is suspended from school for going bald in support of a friend who is receiving cancer treatment. What excuse did her elementary school give for sending her home?

Bill de Blasio, Eva Moskovitz Success Academy

New York City Mayor, Education Leader Battle Over Charter Schools

Mayor Bill de Blasio backs out of plan to provide school space for three of Eva Moskowitz’s Success Academy Charter Schools, displacing close to 200 underserved—and high-performing—Harlem kids.