School safety agent, teacher slashed at Bronx school

A school safety agent and a teacher are being hailed as heroes after intervening in the assault of a guidance counselor by an ex-boyfriend in the Bronx. Both were slashed by the assailant during the incident, said police.

NYC teachers hit hard by burnout; many leaving

Burnout is the talk of the teachers' lounge, according to Samia Wattoo, who has taught for 19 years -- the last two in a global pandemic where masks and remote learning have been thrust upon teachers and kids overnight.

NY school mask mandate ends

New York lifted its school mask mandate Wednesday, although students in New York City will have to continue to mask up through at least Monday.

NYC schools quietly offer remote option

New York City students who are sick, in quarantine, or choose to stay home due to safety concerns can participate in remote learning without being marked as absent.

NYC schools prepare to reopen with new COVID safety guidelines

2 million at-home test kits provided by the state will be used to increase testing following the break, while students whose classmates test positive can keep coming to school as long as their at-home tests are negative and they don’t have symptoms.