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After 12 Years of Bloomberg, Data Reigns in the Schools

Thursday, July 11, 2013

It’s no surprise that a mayor who built his fortune developing a computer system that gave the financial industry access to immense amounts of data would apply a technocratic approach to government. But Michael Bloomberg’s belief in data changed the entire conversation about public education in New York City by focusing on tests like never before.

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Contraceptive Program Prompts Only Mild Resistance

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

See what some readers are saying about the city's pilot program that for the first time offers both hormonal birth control and the Plan B pill to high school students.

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Radcliffe Saddler: High School, At Last

Thursday, September 08, 2011

After a tortuous path to find a high school, Radcliffe Saddler begins his freshman year, and he prepares to work hard. “It’s not like it is on TV, where it’s a party,'' he says on his first day of school. "This is the workplace.”

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