The city added nearly 4,000 new full day public pre-K openings for 2014-15. With the April 23 deadline for pre-K applications looming, parents are looking for schools that have additional openings. What schools are near you?
Women still make only about 77 cents for every dollar a man earns, according to Census data for full-time workers. The wage gap persists across all states, educational levels, and in nearly every occupation. But how does race and ethnicity factor into the pay gap?
Giving our children the best education also means providing them with safe environments for learning. Some schools are safer than others, according to the New York State Department of Education, which collects detailed data on violent and disruptive incidents in all public schools.