Department of Education

Mon, Sep 1, 2014, 10:33pm
Theo Milonopoulos, a political science Ph.D. student, filed a federal complaint and lawsuit in August, saying that the University discriminated against his mental health conditions by putting him on forced medical leave and barring him from Columbia property.
Tue, Apr 29, 2014, 9:49pm
The White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault released its first report on Thursday, which contained new recommendations and requirements for schools that could speed up the processing of last week’s complaint against Barnard and Columbia.
Tue, Apr 29, 2014, 2:42am
The federal complaint filed against Columbia last week is the latest in a series of sexual assault-related complaints against universities across the country.
Wed, Apr 23, 2014, 2:54am
Education leaders are opposing a planned reallocation of two classrooms in the building from the public school Frederick Douglass Academy II to the charter school Success Academy Harlem I, citing a higher demand for the public school.
Wed, Mar 26, 2014, 3:29am
Nineteen parents of students at Harlem Central and Success Academy Charter Schools filed a lawsuit against the city’s Department of Education last week, saying the reversal of co-location approval was unlawful and did not follow procedure.
Mon, Mar 24, 2014, 1:51am
In the speech, de Blasio said that while he is not against charter schools, he does not want the expansion of charter schools to push out other students.
Wed, Mar 5, 2014, 2:16am
The Department of Education announced on Feb. 27 the decision not to co-locate P.S. 149 with the Harlem Success Academy IV charter school.
Wed, Feb 12, 2014, 3:34am
Amid hopes that de Blasio's administration would reverse the Department of Education's co-location policy, parents are still divided over whether the addition of a new school in a building on 136th Street will mean convenience or crowding.
Tue, Feb 11, 2014, 2:14am
After failing to receive more than $4 billion promised by a 2007 education funding bill to provide essential resources to New York City public schools, community leaders are leading an effort to file a lawsuit against New York state.
Fri, Feb 7, 2014, 4:19am
Community education council members and families say the implementation of the city’s new online kindergarten application presents new technological and language barriers for families in Harlem.