Jessica Gould

Reporter, WNYC News

Jessica Gould appears in the following:

Remembering Paula Pryce-Bremmer: The Heart of A School

Thursday, May 14, 2020

As part of a ongoing series about the lives lost to COVID-19, WNYC remembers a counselor at Careers In Sports High School in the Bronx.

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Public School Students Won't Fail During COVID-19

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

As of yesterday, New York City’s 1.1 million public school students will have a change in how they are graded this semester.

New Grading Plan for NYC Students

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

WNYC reporter Jessica Gould joins us to talk about the mayor's newly announced plan for grading students.

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You Have Questions About Remote Learning. We Have Answers.

Friday, April 17, 2020

New York City public school parents say remote learning has been stressful, and confusing. We're providing as many answers as we can.

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De Blasio Says New York City Schools Are Closed Through June. Cuomo Says Not So Fast

Monday, April 13, 2020

Families say leaders' mixed messages are making a stressful situation more so.


When Pre-School Moves Online

Monday, April 13, 2020

For the youngest students, virtual learning comes with unique challenges.


NYC School Students Face Big Challenges

Saturday, April 11, 2020

Regardless of when schools reopen after the coronavirus interruption, there will be a lot of catching up to do.


Distance Learning Week Three

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

Tune in to hear reporters for WNYC and Chalkbeat discuss the state of remote learning.

High School Music Class Finds New Rhythm Online

Wednesday, April 01, 2020

Students and educators are adjusting to a new era of remote learning.

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Light Attendance On Day One of NYC Plan for Emergency Workers' Children

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

The New York City Department of Education has opened "Regional Enrichment Centers" to care for the children of first responders to COVID-19.


Facing COVID-19 NYC Prepares to Take Class Online

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

The New York City Department of Education is training tens of thousands of instructors how to teach virtually in a three-day bootcamp.


Schools Close for COVID-19

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

How are parents, teachers and kids are coping with the NYC school closures and move to remote learning amid the novel coronavirus outbreak in the city.

NYC Schools Shut Down to Combat Coronavirus

Monday, March 16, 2020

After days of mounting pressure from parents and teachers, Mayor de Blasio announced Sunday night the nation's largest system will shut down for at least a month. 


More New York City Public School Buildings Close Amid COVID-19

Friday, March 13, 2020

New Dorp High School and Hungerford on Staten Island closed due to a student with a confirmed case, and Brooklyn College Academy School closed because of an unconfirmed case.


New York City Officials Announce Plan To Address School Nurse Shortage

Thursday, March 05, 2020

About 10 percent of New York City Public Schools don't have nurses. Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza says that's about to change.

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Handwashing Still Top Strategy For Parents To Fight Outbreak

Thursday, February 27, 2020

New York City's message to public school parents: Don't panic. Also cover a cough, sneeze into a sleeve, wash your hands and stay home if sick.


'To Kill A Mockingbird' Hits Madison Square Garden In Special Performance For Students

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Eighteen thousand New York City public school students attend the one-time performance of the play, which is currently on Broadway.


Former NYC DOE Official Charged With A Sex Crime Lied During Background Checks

Monday, February 24, 2020

A former New York City education official, who was charged with a child sex crime, lied on city background check forms. 


How NYC Is Trying To Fight Anti-Semitism Through Education

Monday, February 17, 2020

Public schools are ramping up Jewish history lessons in neighborhoods with large Hasidic populations. Students and parents hope the effort will evolve into more of a two-way street. 


New York City 3-K Teachers Juggle Playtime With Potty Time

Monday, February 03, 2020

As New York City's public pre-school for three-year-olds expands, teachers say they could use another pair of hands.