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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.

Mayor's Son Attends Protest Against Actions of School Safety Officers — The mayor's son Dante made a surprise appearance at a student protest Friday involving the actions of the police. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report. Students held a protest Friday morning to criticize the actions of police and safety officers in their school.

Veterans of Segregation Era Share Their Stories in Honor of MLK Jr. — A group of young volunteers spent the morning remembering Dr. Martin Luther King alongside a group of elderly New Yorkers, who experienced segregation and the Civil Rights movement firsthand. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed this report. Their stories began decades ago all across the country. On Martin Luther King Jr.

Award-Winning Marching Band Loses Practice Space — An award-winning marching band says it's being locked out of its longtime practice room in a public school-leaving students without a safe place to go in a high crime neighborhood. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed this report.

Schools Chancellor Shaking Up Power, Support Structure at DOE — The schools chancellor is shaking up the entire power and support structure at the Department of Education, dismantling the way schools were managed under Mayor Michael Bloomberg. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report. The school district superintendent, a position that hasn't played that big a role in the city recently, is about to make a comeback.

Students Gear Up for Snow Day — The city's 1.1 million public school children will get the day off Tuesday. While the mayor says the decision to cancel school is always complicated, this time, the forecast made it easier. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed this report. Even before school was out Monday, students across the city learned that they'd get to stay home on Tuesday.

Teachers Gear Up to Fight Back Against Cuomo — The teachers' union says Governor Andrew Cuomo is attacking its members and their profession, and on Thursday, the teachers geared up to fight back. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report. The teachers' union is acting like an organization under siege.

Chelsea Piers Gymnastics Program Lets Kids Fly Through the Air to Stay in Shape — Kids are flying through the air in Chelsea in an effort to stay in shape as part of the gymnastics program at Chelsea Piers. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report. Tumbling, jumping and flipping, hundreds of gymnasts work out and train, developing their their skills and their muscles at Chelsea Piers every week.

Toddlers Jump Start Their Education with City Funded Program — Hundreds of toddlers are jumpstarting their education, with a city funded-program focused on getting kids learning well before they get to pre-school. NY1 education reporter Lindsey Christ filed this story. Counting, reading, painting, focusing and listening are the skills three-year-old Syrai Dover has been working on with her mom and an early childhood educator who comes to their apartment twice weekly, as part of the Parent-Child Home Program.

Federal Investigation Finds City Favors Boys Sports Over Girls Teams — A federal civil rights investigation has found the city school system has not been playing a fair game when it comes to girls high school sports. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed this report. The playing field has not been even. Neither has the basketball court, the swimming pool, nor the tennis court.

Mayor Discusses Struggling City Schools — Mayor Bill de Blasio is defending his plan for failing schools, saying it's already showing results, despite criticism from charter school advocates and Gov. Andrew Cuomo that the city is not doing enough. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report.
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Mar 28, 2015

"You eat pizza with a knife and fork? Tell me you don't eat pizza with a fucking knife and fork..." #InnerCircle

Mar 27, 2015

School where officers accused of roughing up student is place where officers broke our camera:…

Mar 27, 2015

@katetaylornyt an ongoing issue there: students, parents and staff, including principal, say officers overreach; metal detectors should go.

Mar 27, 2015

@katetaylornyt incident yesterday involving both school safety and NYPD handcuffing a student inside the school against principal's wishes.

Mar 27, 2015

The Mayor's son, Dante de Blasio, led a group to a protest against school safety officers and NYPD officers actions inside a school.

Mar 27, 2015

But although they showed up to offer support to protest, Dante de Blasio and crew left without rallying. Told @ReporterLeslie: no comment.

Mar 27, 2015

Dante de Blasio just led group of Brooklyn Tech debaters to student protest at Park Slope Collegiate against school safety officer actions.

Mar 26, 2015

Some very devastated people in East Village at Red Cross site looking for missing pets. One couple can't find their dog; another their cat.

Mar 25, 2015

RT @erinmdurkin: Automotive principal says in the past, cafeteria served food that was still frozen, moldy. "I wouldn't feed it to my pet."

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