Education News from NY Times
Updated: 7 hours 26 min ago
College dormitories are booming in Manhattan, often built in partnership with development companies that leave the street-level space for commercial use.
While announcing his choice of Carmen Fariña as the next chancellor of New York City schools, Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio acknowledged that his agenda could face hurdles.
Wall Street paid academic experts — and gave money to their universities — whose research supported the financial community’s views on commodity trading.
Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio was expected to appoint Carmen Fariña, a veteran educator in New York City who has served as a teacher, principal and superintendent.
Formally the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford University, the D.school has made a global impact by encouraging students to find out what is most useful.