Beenish Ahmed appears in the following:
Sunday, July 01, 2018
Nearly 181,000 registered to cast votes in some of nearly 1,800 races.
Friday, June 15, 2018
At least a few Brooklyn Tech teachers back moves to expand access to the city's top schools.
Thursday, June 07, 2018
Critics say it's no surprise that lawmakers took a pass on the legislation for now, given that the mayor introduced his plan during the waning days of the current legislative session.
Wednesday, June 06, 2018
"This was not a recommendation to the police department,” City Council Member Mark Treygar told WNYC. “This is a law."
Monday, June 04, 2018
Some alumni expressed concern that the proposal to end the test-based policy would make it so there’s nothing special about specialized high schools anymore.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
A teacher and his students weigh what it takes to connect — and how much race should play a role.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Ten out of 902 seats at the competitive high school were offered to black students for the fall. It wasn't always like that. Some notable black alumni recall how Stuy was for them.
Thursday, May 03, 2018
With school protests simmering across the country, America's two largest school systems, Los Angeles and New York City, are charting new courses for the future.
Wednesday, May 02, 2018
A study of enrollment data for New York City finds that 40 percent of students do not attend their zoned neighborhood school for kindergarten.
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
“If the school closes down, I’m not gunna go to school no more,” one Crotona Academy Student said.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Richard Carranza said the walkout to commemorate the anniversary of the Columbine school shooting is different from last month's walkout to honor Parkland victims.
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
For one teacher, the #MeToo movement seemed to be everywhere — except in her Lower Manhattan high school. So she brought the debate to her students.
Monday, April 16, 2018
He failed in the most endearing way.
Friday, April 13, 2018
Richard Carranza spent his second week on the job meeting with educators, students, and parents.
Thursday, April 05, 2018
Advocates plan a lawsuit to overturn an 11th-hour amendment that allows orthodox Jewish schools to lower educational standards.
Tuesday, April 03, 2018
“It's especially important to me today, that on the second day on the job for me, that I have an opportunity to speak to my colleagues,” Richard Carranza said.
Monday, April 02, 2018
Individuals convicted of misdemeanors will not be able to receive a new gun permit or get an old one renewed.
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
As a little girl, Maryah Haidery was subjected to a small cut to the clitoris because her mother believed it to be an essential part of her faith.
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Tens of thousands of students, parents, teachers, and others rallied in Manhattan Saturday to join in a growing global call to end gun violence.
Friday, March 09, 2018
Carranza allegedly engaged "in inappropriate flirtatious conduct with a female colleague from another school in the district who was not his wife."