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Education Reporter — ABC New York
As seen in:  ABC New York, ABC 7 Chicago

I am the education reporter for Eyewitness News on Channel 7 WABC-TV in New York City. I welcome covering the beat.

New York City finds space for 3 charter schools in closed schools — NEW YORK (WABC) -- There is a new home for three charter schools in New York City that were recently denied space in public schools. Mayor de Blasio's office helped come up with a compromise over the weekend.

4 charged in parachute jump from World Trade Center, new video — NEW YORK (WABC) -- There's video apparently from the three daredevils accused of parachuting off the 1 World Trade Center tower last fall. They and an alleged accomplice turned themselves in Monday to face criminal charges. The dramatic video of the B.A.S.E. jumps appeared on YouTube Monday night and appears to show the jump last September.

Disney star Laura Marano delivers free books — Disney Channel's Laura Marano paid a special visit to Manhattan's PS 124 to deliver free books and read to students.
Mar 02, 2015

@LucyYang7 and yet, they got a first class journalist to do the story!

Mar 02, 2015

With cellphones now legit in NYC schools, it will be interesting to see how educators discourage abuses. #abc7NY @LucyYang7

Mar 02, 2015

RT @Sher41864: #abc7NY @LucyYang7 #cellphones kids will be kids & abuse the privilege but it's important they have them!

Mar 02, 2015

From talks with educators over years, I'm told too much test prep is bad. Is there a happy medium? #ParccTesting

Mar 02, 2015

stepping off retirement sidelines to ask: how many NJ parents have seen the #PARCC test and what are the prep challenges for teachers?

Mar 02, 2015

@Nkgallo @HouseofCards @ABC7NY Thanks for noticing! A fun way to kick off my 2nd career. Great production team, great show!

Feb 23, 2015

My #abc7NY Eyewitness News friends also doing their usual excellent job in framing all the Oscar coverage!

Feb 23, 2015

A great job by the GMA team in covering the Oscars and on this morning's wrap up show!

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