Beth Fertig is the contributing editor for education, covering the New York City public school system for WNYC on air and online at SchoolBook.org. She has covered education in the city for more than 15 years. Beth is the author of Why cant u teach me 2 read? Three Students and a Mayor Put Our Schools to the Test (FSG Books) which grew out of a radio series on the low graduation rate for special education students. Follow her @bethfertig.
Wednesday, December 05, 2001
New York, NY —A nationally recognized program for homeless young people is cutting back services. Teenagers and young adults who used to spend their nights at a drop in center run by Safe Space will have to find another place to go, starting this weekend.