Chalkbeat, July 15, 2019
New York education commissioner MaryEllen Elia is resigning, she announced Monday in a surprising addition to state education policymakers’ monthly agenda.
|Meisha Ross-Porter (left) and Cheryl Watson-Harris moved their kids into schools outside of their residential zones.Angel Chevrestt/Robert Mecea|
|Meisha Celebrating at the Gala|
|Meisha Ross-Porter and Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson|
|Students at Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts (known|
as the "FAME" school or just "La Guardia High School")
|Hundreds of LaGuardia High School students staged a sit-in of school hallways on May 31, ultimately resulting in the removal of the school's principal, Lisa Mars. JORDAN NASS-DEMAUSE|