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Coney Island Principal Who Banned Patriotic Tunes At School Removed Amid Misconduct Probe
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Coney Island Principal Who Banned Patriotic Tunes At School Removed Amid Misconduct Probe

P.S. 90 located at 2840 West 12th Street. (Source: Google Maps)The principal of P.S. 90 in Coney Island, Greta Hawkins, who came under fire [/coney-island-principal-receives-hate-mail-after-banning-patriotic-song/] in 2012 for banning patriotic songs at school, has been booted from her position. Though the details of an ongoing misconduct investigation

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Rush To Implement Special Ed Reform Leaves Some Students Behind, Says Report

A new, more inclusionary approach to educate NYC students with special needs is proving easier said than done, says a new report by Chalkbeat [http://ny.chalkbeat.org/2014/08/11/special-education-overhaul-leaves-students-less-isolated-but-schools-struggle-to-keep-up/#.U-pK4hayRFK] . The organization spoke to students, parents, and school officials and found that schools are struggling to implement

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Turkish Community Donates $40,000 To Sandy Damaged Gerritsen Library, Elementary School

A coalition of Turkish-American organizations forked over $40,000 yesterday to the Gerritsen Beach library (2808 Gerritsen Avenue) and Gerritsen Beach Elementary School (P.S. 277), institutions that have suffered in the five months since Superstorm Sandy rocked the community. The donation came from Turkish-American groups, non-profits and businesses, spearheaded

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