Amisha Padnani was a reporter for several metropolitan-area newspapers before joining The New York Times as a Web producer and contributor to SchoolBook. Most recently, she reported on New York City’s public, private and Catholic schools for the Staten Island Advance. She may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Amisha Padnani Padnani appears in the following:
Monday, June 11, 2012
In the latest Principal's Office interview, the principal of New Dorp High School on Staten Island says her large high school is working for her students -- and can be a model to help...
Wednesday, February 08, 2012
Members of the education community on Staten Island said they don’t need to hear from Borough President James P. Molinaro or his representative to the Panel for Educational Policy to ...
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
The announcements came year after year: Eight schools to shut down in Manhattan. Ten in the Bronx. Six in Brooklyn. Two in Queens. None on Staten Island. It was hard for Staten Island...
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Because of a new program P.S. 41 in Staten Island launched earlier this month, the "college" word will be used a lot more within the school’s walls, said Elise Feldman, the principal....
Monday, December 12, 2011
The principal of a transfer school on Staten Island says his staff provides personal attention to students that is not available at big high schools, serving as the "mom and pop store...
Monday, October 31, 2011
The Staten Island School of Civic Leadership was rated No. 1 on the city's progress report this year, but its principal, Rose Kerr, says it is "every principal and every teacher's cha...