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Thursday, November 14, 2013
By Yasmeen Khan
Education officials say they're talking with the lowest-scoring schools about how to improve, an annual process that in previous years helped the city identify which schools to close. This year, the talks come with lower stakes.
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
School is out. Students in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, share their summer plans and talk about the bittersweet feeling that comes with the end of the school year. Plus, Mayor Michael Bloomberg gives his only commencement speech in the public schools this year.
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
By Chris Palmer
On Saturday, 43 teams of students between the ages of 9 and 14 competed in Brooklyn in a set of challenges throughout the day, which included using robots that each team had constructed out of Legos to complete various tasks. “The robot we built, we worked together and created something,” said one student, Zohirul Islam. “That teaches you a lot.”
Monday, October 24, 2011
By Hadas Goshen
Middle school students in New York City had another opportunity over the weekend to look over the city's high schools, this time at borough high school fairs, to try to narrow down the choices for their application ballots. SchoolBook asked students (and parents and teachers) at the fair how the search had gone so far, and for advice to give to others.