Tag: Schools

OpEd: Schools Need Community Support More Than Ever

For educators, the last two years have come as an exclamation mark on a systemic crisis of stability that’s shaken our schools for more than a decade.

Blakeman Signs 3 Executive Orders on Masks in Schools, Businesses, County...

Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman signed three executive orders on Thursday reaffirming that Nassau will not follow New York State’s mask mandate, instead leaving it up to local school boards, small businesses, and individuals to decide on mask wearing.

13 Award-Winning Schools on Long Island

These colleges and high schools are some of the best-ranked schools on Long Island.

NY Schools Will Reopen This Fall, Cuomo Says

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday all schools in New York State can plan to reopen for the 2020-2021 school year since with infection rates across the state are below the required threshold.

NYCLU: 12 Long Island School Districts ‘Unlawfully Barring’ Immigrant Students

The group said districts break the law when they inquire about immigration status, birth certificates or proof of a child’s age.