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Theodoric Meyer

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Theodoric Meyer appears in the following:

Why Is the Cuomo Administration Automatically Deleting State Employees’ Emails?

Monday, August 11, 2014

A previously unpublished memo raises new questions about New York State’s policy of purging emails after 90 days.

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Fed Flood Maps Left NY Unprepared for Sandy — and FEMA Knew It

Friday, December 06, 2013

The maps were wrong. And FEMA knew it. Thousands of the buildings incorrectly identified as outside the flood zone were damaged when seawater surged ashore as Hurricane Sandy made landfall on Oct. 29, 2012.

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Speaking of City School Graduations . . .

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

A handful of New York City public schools have netted some famous keynote speakers for their graduation ceremonies, including Steve Madden, the shoe designer, and Lin-Manuel Miranda, ...
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As Year Ends, Students at Williamsburg Charter High Wonder: Will We Be Back?

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

City officials announced in January that they were shutting Williamsburg Charter High School in Brooklyn, because of concerns about its management. Court proceedings have stalled the ...
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Three City Students Win Big With Science — and a Fourth With Luck

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Three students at city public schools won a hefty prize from the American Museum of Natural History last week: college scholarships worth $30,000. While impressive, the prize was not ...
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Bringing Table Tennis to the Schools

Thursday, June 07, 2012

Supporters gathered Wednesday night to raise funds to bring table tennis to more middle and high schools in the city.

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Students and Others Rally Before Discipline Code Hearing

Wednesday, June 06, 2012

The city is considering changes to the student discipline code to reduce students to suspensions. But at a demonstration, others said the changes did not go far enough.

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Share Your Summer Reading List

Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Beginning Thursday, join a Twitter campaign to share your summer reading lists with others. The Learning Network, The Times’s teaching and learning blog, invites you to use the hasht...
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High School Teacher, Accused of Having Sex With Student, Surrenders to Police

Thursday, May 31, 2012

The latest episode of a teacher being accused of having sex with a student comes days after Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg called on the state to pass legislation that would give the cit...
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Police Release Report on School Arrests

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

The city made 327 arrests at the city's schools this winter, and handed out 555 summons, according to new data released by the New York Police Department. It was a slight uptick from ...
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Peninsula Prep Continues to Plan for the Fall Semester

Friday, May 25, 2012

A Queens charter school that the city has been trying to close for months won an extension of its temporary restraining order on Thursday, allowing it remain open until the judge rule...
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Judge Rebukes City's Press to Reassign Williamsburg Charter Students

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

A hearing to determine whether the city can move ahead with plans to close Williamsburg Charter High School had nearly finished for the day when Andrew Rauchberg, the city’s lawyer, s...
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Williamsburg Charter Argues Bias Led to Closing Decision

Monday, May 21, 2012

At a court hearing on Monday, the lawyer for Williamsburg Charter High School tried to argue that the Department of Education’s decision to close the school was biased and riddled wit...
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Mapping a Solution to School Zoning Questions

Monday, May 14, 2012

Like many other New Yorkers, Kristi Barlow found herself consumed with the process of finding the right neighborhood and the right school for her child, and when she couldn't find an ...
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State Testing Is Over. Let's Review.

Friday, May 04, 2012

As the state tests began, SchoolBook asked parents and teachers: “How are your children holding up during standardized testing?” One teacher responded: "I remember feeling maybe 1/4 o...
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Court Issues Stay on Williamsburg Charter Closing

Monday, April 23, 2012

A Brooklyn charter school won a temporary restraining order on Friday, making it the second charter school this year to successfully resist -- for the moment -- the city’s efforts to close it.

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Middle School Chess Team Wins National High School Championship

Monday, April 16, 2012

The chess team at I.S. 318 Eugenio Maria de Hostos in Williamsburg, a perennial powerhouse that has won so many championships that its coach can’t remember the number, managed to top ...
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Computer Glitch Dashed High School Hopes for Five Queens Girls

Tuesday, April 03, 2012

Merle Hendricks was shocked when the high school admissions results arrived and her daughter, Deanna Murphy, 14, had not been admitted to any public high schools. It turns out Deanna ...
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Fred Rubino, a Popular Brooklyn Superintendent, Dies

Monday, April 02, 2012

Fortunato "Fred" Rubino, a popular former principal who was recently appointed the superintendent of District 14 in Brooklyn, died Monday morning.

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Teachers at a Harlem Charter Can Unionize

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Teachers at the New York French American Charter School in Harlem will be allowed to unionize, a state agency decided on Wednesday, overriding objections from the school’s administration.

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