NYC education panel approves school funding formula

Fatima Fokina

Following a stunning rejection last month, New York City’s education panel approved Wednesday the city’s school funding formula for next year, as Schools Chancellor David Banks promised to create a group that will review the 15-year-old formula.  The commitment from the city followed concerns from some panel members and public […]

Biden administration softens new charter school rules

Fatima Fokina

Placeholder while article actions load Under pressure from charter school advocates, the Biden administration on Wednesday said some of the tough new rules for federal funding are not as tough as they appear. In a series of tweets, the Education Department said it supports high-quality charter schools and tried to […]