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Education Reporter @NY1. I have ideas about dinner, my nose in a book, more sisters than you. When I'm serious, I'm very, very serious. But often, I'm not.

Education Dept. Rolls Out Yellow Buses to Get Younger Students Living in Homeless Shelters to School

ny1.com — With record-breaking numbers of city students living in homeless shelters, the Education Department is now providing yellow buses to try to get some of them to school. Our education reporter Lindsey Christ has the story. The number of homeless students in city schools has soared 25 percent in four years.
Feb 05, 2016

RT @NY1: #nyc education department providing #yellowbuses to get younger students living in homeless shelters to school ny1.com/nyc/all-boroug…

Feb 05, 2016

RT @yasmeenkhan: NYC is creating 129 new bus routes to bring kids in homeless shelters to and from school. ny1.com/nyc/all-boroug… from @LindseyChrist

New Principal Strives to Turn Around Struggling Middle School by Getting Students Involved in Debate

ny1.com — Students at a struggling Brooklyn middle school are learning to argue their way to the top. Our education reporter, Lindsey Christ, has the story. MS 50 in Williamsburg has emerged as an unlikely powerhouse on the middle school debate circuit this year - out performing dozens of other schools at weekend tournaments.

Mayor Pushes Affordable Housing Plan for Seniors at Town Hall

ny1.com — Mayor Bill de Blasio hosted a town hall-style meeting with nearly 300 senior citizens on the Upper West Side Wednesday, but some say his proposed 10,000 new units of affordable housing for seniors might not even begin to address the growing shortage. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report.

Students at One of City's Elite High Schools Say There's a Growing Problem of Racism in the Classroom

ny1.com — Students at one of the city's most prestigious high schools should be gearing up for the second half of the school year, but instead, many are dealing with what they call a growing problem of racism in the classroom. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report.

Sprawling Bronx School Will Soon Harness Power of the Sun

ny1.com — An historic school in the Bronx is the first in the state to sign up for a very modern clean energy program. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report. The New York Institute for Special Education is on a bucolic campus in the Bronx, but 14 buildings across 17 acres requires lots of energy to keep running.

After Sharp Criticisms, Cuomo Shifts His Education Policies

ny1.com — When it comes to education, Governor Andrew Cuomo's policies have changed dramatically over the past year. NY1's education reporter Lindsey Christ explains. Governor Cuomo's State of the State address stretched for an hour and 31 minutes, but less than five minutes were devoted to a topic that dominated his previous annual addresses: education.

Three Second Graders Wander Out of Their Queens School; Police Say They Were Not Notified

ny1.com — The city installed more than 21,000 door alarms in public schools this past fall to protect young students from wandering out, but NY1 has learned three second graders walked out of their school last week, and it seems nobody noticed they were missing. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report.
Jan 12, 2016

Three second-graders wandered out of a Queens school without any alarms being triggered ny1.com/nyc/all-boroug… @LindseyChrist @NY1

Jan 12, 2016

Three 2nd graders wandered out of school and were found by stranger in a park, despite new Avonte's Law door alarms. ny1.com/nyc/all-boroug…

Jan 12, 2016

RT @LindseyChrist: Three 2nd graders wandered out of school and were found by stranger in a park, despite new Avonte's Law door alarms. ny1.com/nyc/all-boroug…

Jan 12, 2016

RT @LindseyChrist: Three 2nd graders wandered out of school and were found by stranger in a park, despite new Avonte's Law door alarms. ny1.com/nyc/all-boroug…

Jan 13, 2016

I just don't understand how a school can lose three kindergarteners in the middle of the day and not notice. ny1.com/nyc/all-boroug…

Hundreds of Parents Show Up to Hearing to Support Their Charter School's Plans to Expand

ny1.com — Hundreds of parents showed up to a hearing Wednesday night in East Harlem, concerned that the de Blasio administration is not going to let their charter school expand. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report. DREAM Charter School says it's exactly the type of school Mayor Bill de Blasio claims he wants to create and support.
Jan 07, 2016

Reversal of course, twice? E. Harlem parents want their charter school to expand. Mixed messages from NYC ny1.com/nyc/all-boroug… @NY1

Jan 07, 2016

Fear that DOE might not let a charter school expand led to mobilization ny1.com/nyc/all-boroug… And now news that plan will move forward.

FDNY Promotes 62 Members at Ceremony

ny1.com — More than 60 members of the FDNY were promoted Wednesday, including a battalion chief whose first day on the job was the day of the September 11th attacks. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report. It's been an exciting end of the year for Jason Cascone.

Blue Bloods: The Favale Family Adds Three New Officers to NYPD

ny1.com — It was a family affair at the Police Academy graduation at Madison Square Garden - as three brothers became officers at the same time. As more than 1,100 cadets became New York City Police Officers, there were many references to brothers and sisters in blue.
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Feb 05, 2016

RT @TweetBenMax: .@bobhardt: BdB's Thurs "perfectly encapsulated his administration"-political mistep, bad luck, bunch to brag about t.co/dyF36MjMUF

Feb 05, 2016

A snowy Friday morning seemed to inspire many city kids to skip school. Attendance was 83% (typically about 90%).

Feb 05, 2016

“It would be as if the anti-frackers decided to interview candidates for the [Dept of Environmental] commission.” ny.chalkbeat.org/2016/02/05/new…

Feb 05, 2016

RT @yasmeenkhan: "Then she stood on the steps of some random building and married us." The random building was Tweed, @NYCSchools. twitter.com/NYDailyNews/st…

Feb 04, 2016

RT @lesliebrody: NY state Ed commissioner Elia said she hasn't met @GovAndrewCuomo in person in her 7 mo in office but has talked to him by phone

Feb 04, 2016

@NYDNBenChapman @NBCNewYork yeah - apparently this story spurred change! A change made very quietly...

Feb 04, 2016

.@LindseyChrist in past, these students and parents were only offered metrocards, so parents often spent hours trying to get kids to school.

Feb 04, 2016

.@LindseyChrist city is now offering yellow bus service to an additional 2,500 homeless students from shelters to 750 different schools.

Feb 04, 2016

So two weeks ago, NYC apparently rolled out a "major new transportation initiative" for homeless students.. without ever announcing it.

Feb 04, 2016

@elizashapiro I was moving. Donated half my closet... including - maybe - some of the wrong half.


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