Author: ALAN CHARTOCK, Gazette publisher

Lawmakers push bill that would make schools more “supportive”
Policy

Lawmakers push bill that would make schools more “supportive”

A group of lawmakers have been pushing legislation that would end some of the harsher disciplinary practices in public schools in order to make school environments more supportive. On June 6, Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan, D-Queens; Sen. Velmanette Montgomery, D-Brooklyn; and Assemblywoman Latrice Walker, D-Brooklyn, held a press conference to urge […]