STAFF SHAKEUP Teachers and other staffers at DeWitt Clinton High School in the Bronx and Flushing High School in Queens will have to reapply for their jobs this year, they learned Thursday — part of an aggressive effort to overhaul the two struggling schools. Chalkbeat

DISASTER RELIEF As families displaced by the hurricanes in Puerto Rico and other Caribbean islands begin trickling into New York, city schools are preparing to welcome them by gathering supplies and readying counselors. Chalkbeat

LIBRARY LENIENCY The city’s three public library systems are lifting all outstanding late fines for young people and unblocking the cards of some 161,000 children with unpaid fines. New York Daily News, New York Times

NETWORK NEWS The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation plans to invest heavily in support “networks” that will help public schools share ideas and analyze data — a strategy that appears at least partly based on the work of New Visions for Public Schools in New York City. Chalkbeat