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Hundreds of New York City teachers who are paid full salaries to do nothing while they await disciplinary hearings will be released from the city's "rubber rooms" this fall.
April 21, 2010 – Education Week
The latest "quick review" from the What Works Clearinghouse gives a nod of approval to the research design used to study Harlem's Promise Academy in New York City.
April 7, 2010 – Education Week
A small public high school structures educators’ roles and schedules so that students—and teachers—have more time to learn.
March 10, 2010 – Education Week
A new report describes the New York City school system’s efforts since 2002 to close large comprehensive high schools and replace them with 200 new small schools.
March 3, 2010 – Education Week
School district officials think teachers tend to be too quick to refer English-language learners to special education, while teachers think administrators tend to wait too long to make a referral, according to a study.
February 24, 2010 – Education Week
The multistate effort seeks to remove the barriers that have hindered previous attempts to turn around low-performing schools.
February 3, 2010 – Education Week
As the fiscal crisis continues, the governor's planned cuts spark local pushback.
January 27, 2010 – Education Week
Five students who attend middle and high schools in New York City claim school safety officers mistreated them.
January 27, 2010 – Education Week

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