DeVos

Rise & Shine: Betsy DeVos is only touring private religious schools during her first trip to NYC

DEVOS IN NYC U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos made an unannounced visit to a private Jewish school in Manhattan Tuesday — part of a multi-day tour that will not feature visits to any of the city’s public schools. Chalkbeat, New York Post

DeVos’ decision not to visit any public schools during her time in New York City upset some advocates. Wall Street Journal

BAD BEHAVIOR A school aide at Manhattan’s P.S. 194 allegedly attacked a 6-year-old student, according to a lawsuit. New York Post

REST IN PEACE An elementary school teacher at PS 29 in Queens — who died on a camping trip — was still alive when rangers found him. New York Post

TOWN HALL The city’s School Diversity Advisory Group hosted a town hall on Staten Island Tuesday night. Staten Island Advance