SHOOTS OF GREEN The embattled Boys and Girls High School is headed in the right direction, according to those who spoke at a poorly attended meeting designed to discuss the school’s status in the state’s receivership program. Chalkbeat

EARLY LEARNING A new study suggests that children in the city’s pre-K programs are gaining measurable academic skills. Chalkbeat, Wall Street Journal, NY1

NEW ID The city is launching a campaign to get more high school students signed up for IDNYC, a card that counts as an official government-issued identification. New York Daily News

STUDENT SUCCESS Longtime Success Academy students look back on their time with the charter network for its 10th anniversary. SchoolBook

PATH TO POSSIBLE Today’s charter school rally will ostensibly be to expand the number of charter seats from 100,000 to 200,000, but really the pro-charter group Families for Excellent Schools and Success Academy are looking for a political win. Politico New York

Editorial: Today’s charter school march stands for letting students achieve educational opportunities. New York Post

TAKING A LOOK Ahead of a large charter school march today, Chancellor Carmen Fariña visited Brooklyn Laboratory charter school on Tuesday. New York Post

NEW OR NOT? Editorial: It will take a long time to determine if the state’s new learning standards are really new standards or something closer to “Common Core-Plus.” Journal News

BIG AWARD Eleven Staten Island students were named National Merit semifinalists. Staten Island Advance

CHARTER WARS Some black leaders disagree with the NAACP’s stance that there should be a national moratorium on charter schools. Mother Jones