Tag: Long Island Schools

Long Island’s Opt Out Movement Has Made The Grade—Now What?

The heated battle pitting the governor, the teachers unions, and grassroots public school advocacy groups came to a head during this spring’s testing season, culminating in almost 100,000 students—more than half of the student population in Nassau and Suffolk counties—opting out of state tests.

1 in 5 Long Island School Districts in ‘Fiscal Stress’

Ten LI school districts have suffered from chronic fiscal stress.