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NYC High School Graduation Rates Up as State Requirements Lowered

This story was originally published by Chalkbeat, a nonprofit news organization covering public education. Sign up for their newsletters here: You can find your school’s graduation rate using the searchable table at the bottom of this story Graduation rates in New York City rose to 81% last school year, about 2 percentage points higher than […]

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CUNY’s STEM Graduates Nearly Double in a Decade but Disparities Persist, Study Finds

Graduates of science and tech disciplines nearly doubled in the last decade at the public City University of New York, but racial and gender disparities persist, a new report released Tuesday found.  The study, conducted by the Center for an Urban Future, found that CUNY students earning degrees in science, technology, engineering or mathematics — […]