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Real PEOPLE of ENY Features Janet Huger-Johnson An Advocate for Teachers, Students, and Families in East New York

Real PEOPLE of East New York Janet Huger-Johnson’s pre-med plans were derailed after a question from a professor at North Carolina...

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Long Time PSAL Executive Director Donald Douglas Dies While On Vacation Just A Few Days Ater Retiring

photo Courtesy NYCBasketball.com (left to right, Ted Gustus, Danny Harris, Donald Douglas, Desi Rodriguez) New York City Sports Network was...

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High COVID Rates in East New York Might Cause Local Schools To Remain Closed

Last week Mayor DeBlasio and Chancellor Richard Carranza closed schools citywide as the city reached the 3% threshold that was established...

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UFT and NYC Teachers Score Victory With $900 million Back Pay Decision  

An almost decade-long battle has seemingly come to an end. On October 9, 2020, an independent arbitrator ruled that New York City has to...

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Key NYC Department of Education Personnel Exits Rattle COVID-19 Reopening Plans

photo: Tweed Building NYC DOE Headquarters Since June, Mayor Bill de Blasio has had to deal with the exits of several key Department of...

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Rising Teacher COVID-19 Cases and School Ventilation Issues Raise Concerns About School Reopenings

by Chanell Turner / NYCTeachers.com “Let’s just get real—an open window is not gonna cut it.” Monona Rossol, an...

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Although NYC Schools Open Sept 21 PSAL High School Sports Are Postponed Until Further Notice

New York City Public Schools are scheduled to open to students for in-school learning, but the NYC high school sports league, PSAL, will...

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NYC DOE REOPENING OF SCHOOLS: SAGE AND SAFE OR STUPID AND SKETCHY?

by Alicia Whitney The fight against the pandemic all over the world has proven to be a disruptive one. Several sectors of different...

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NYC Schools Face a Deficit of 150 Nurses Amid School Reopening Plans

Even though city officials have made strides to create safer conditions for students and teachers in New York City as a result of the...

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Join the Livestream Discussion: Going Back to School During COVID Pandemic

Mayor DeBlasio and Richard Carranza, the New York City School Chancellor, have announced that NYC Public Schools will open later this...

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