NYC Public School Parents
Independent voices of New York City public school parents
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Risk of Covid worse in crowded lunchrooms; and in many overcrowded schools lunch already starts at 9:30 AM
One of the most concerning risks of Covid transmission will take place in the cafeteria or other eating spaces, because students have to tak...
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
The uselessness of the interim assessments that the DOE purchased for $36 million
The NYC Department of Education is mandating that all schools administer standardized interim tests three times a year, also called benchmar...
US Dept. of Education "Blue Ribbon" schools; as usual, difficult to understand their choices
The US Ed Dept just announced seven NYC schools selected as Blue Ribbon exemplary high performing schools . Three out of the seven – all ...
Monday, September 20, 2021
DOE still has not posted last year's class size data -- after repeated promises to do so.
DOE still has not posted last year's class size data , including the class sizes of remote and blended learning classes. Last year, ma...
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