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Our communications team is our primary point of contact for members of the media. We can connect you with experts and information on a variety of education issues, pre-K through college. All press inquiries should be directed to Communications Director Tiffany Lankes at [email protected] or (646) 844-0228 ext. 1005.

To help expedite your request, please include your name and affiliation, story topic and deadline, a telephone number where you may be reached, and any other details pertinent to the request. We know that reporters often face tight deadlines, and we will respond as quickly as possible. To be added to our press list, please send your name, affiliation, beat, and contact information to [email protected]. We look forward to working with you.

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    Find Your District Reopening PlanParents, community stakeholders, and advocates should be able to easily view the plans and commitments made by their local sch…

  • Newburgh Enlarged City School District

    Newburgh Enlarged City School DistrictREOPENING PLAN EQUITY ANALYSISAs school districts prepare for the fall, it is essential to prioritize educational equity …

  • Newsday: In reopening schools, end inequity

    Read about why school reopening plans must address both of what have been called the “dual public health crises” facing the country in our opinion piece co-aut…

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    Listening to ParentsNew poll finds Black and Latinx families and families from low-income backgrounds disproportionately plan to rely on remote learning this …

  • Poll: Far fewer Black, Latinx, and low-income parents plan to send children to school in-person this fall

    'The opportunity gaps in our education system will continue to widen’ unless we ensure quality remote instructionNEW YORK – Fewer than half (47%) of Black pare…

  • Albany City Schools

    Albany City SchoolsREOPENING PLAN EQUITY ANALYSISAs school districts prepare for the fall, it is essential to prioritize educational equity alongside the param…

  • Brentwood Union School District

    Brentwood Union School DistrictREOPENING PLAN EQUITY ANALYSISAs school districts prepare for the fall, it is essential to prioritize educational equity alongsi…

  • East Ramapo Central School District

    East Ramapo Central School DistrictREOPENING PLAN EQUITY ANALYSISAs school districts prepare for the fall, it is essential to prioritize educational equity alo…

  • Utica City School District

    Utica City School DistrictREOPENING PLAN EQUITY ANALYSISAs school districts prepare for the fall, it is essential to prioritize educational equity alongside th…

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    Find Your District’s Reopening PlanSchool reopening plans are important public information, and you can find a link to each school district and charter school …

  • 5 Questions

     REOPENING STRONGER5 EQUITY QUESTIONS FOR SCHOOL REOPENING PARENT MEETINGSSchool reopening in the fall of 2020 is confusing for many parents. As you think thro…

  • Schenectady City School District

    Schenectady City School DistrictREOPENING PLAN EQUITY ANALYSISAs school districts prepare for the fall, it is essential to prioritize educational equity alongs…

  • NYCDOE

    New York City Department of EducationREOPENING PLAN EQUITY ANALYSISAs school districts prepare for the fall, it is essential to prioritize educational equity a…

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  • The Education Trust–New York statement on Interim Commissioner Rosa’s appointment

    The following statement can be attributed to Ian Rosenblum, Executive Director of The Education Trust–New York:"Chancellor Rosa’s leadership of the Board of Re…

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    Note: According to supplemental information, the district plans to provide in-person instruction one day each week for students in grade 9-12.

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