Beenish Ahmed appears in the following:
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Houston school officials were facing enough trouble as it was, but then their leader surprised them by choosing New York City over them.
Monday, March 05, 2018
One teacher said her job is to get her students to believe they can grow up to do anything. Being unsure about whether or not she’ll be able to keep her job makes that harder to do.
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Mayor de Blasio has announced that Alberto Carvalho, the Miami-Dade school superintendent, will be next to lead New York City schools.
Wednesday, February 07, 2018
Just over 71 percent of high school seniors graduated in four years and fewer of them dropped out last school year.
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
The state health department has counted nearly 12,000 infections — twice as many flu infections so far this season as the previous four years.
Monday, February 05, 2018
The iconic YA novelist turns 80 this month, but her writing feels as fresh as ever to the young girls just discovering it.
Friday, January 19, 2018
More than 40,000 New York residents receive DACA protections, and immigration advocates say that they’re working hard to renew applications for anyone eligible.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña called the expansion a “personal mission.”
Monday, January 01, 2018
A round of renovations on New York City subway stations should make the system more wheelchair accessible under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Critics say officials seem to be ignoring the law.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Only a small fraction of straphangers ride the subway overnight. But (almost) everyone wants to keep it open.
Wednesday, December 06, 2017
Starting next month, you might spot him picking up trash on the subway.
Friday, December 01, 2017
The MTA may not have considered wheelchair accessibility with a new series of high-end subway station renovations.
Thursday, November 30, 2017
What if New York City's 24-hour subway system was no longer 24 hours? Or the Meadowlands became a park?
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Bus routes haven't gotten much of an update since the 1980s.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Andy Byford called managing New York City’s expansive bus network and subway system “arguably the toughest job in transit right now.”
Monday, November 20, 2017
On-time performance fell from 81 percent in 2013 to 63 percent in the first eight months of 2017, according to MTA records.
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Don't blame track work, says MTA Chairman Joe Lhota.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
The MTA is trying to strike a conversational tone with riders through its onboard announcements. A former conductor remains skeptical.
Wednesday, November 01, 2017
WNYC reporters on questions that have arisen about Seyfullo Saipov's use of surveillance and how bicycle lane safety measures may have prevented the deaths.
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
When it comes to the subway, there's more to fear than delays and derailments.