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PLACE NYC Newsletter Issue #10
PLACE NYC Newsletter Issue #10

BREAKING: Chancellor Carranza Resigns; Porter Takes Over DOENYC Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza stepping down (Fox 5 New York, Feb. 26)Educators, parents react to Chancellor Carranza’s resignatio…

NYC Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza stepping down
NYC Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza stepping down

NEW YORK – In the midst of a public health crisis and 10 months before the end of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s final term in office, Richard Carranza is resigning as the chancellor of the largest public …

Educators, parents react to Chancellor Carranza’s resignation
Educators, parents react to Chancellor Carranza’s resignation

Yiatin Chu, who is the co-president of PLACE NYC, a group of parent leaders, called the sudden switch to a “virtual classroom” an upheaval for families. Roughly 250,000 of the city’s 1 million…

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