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Coverage of yeshiva education and its government regulation

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Brooklyn Yeshivas Blow NYC-Set Deadlines on Bolstering Secular Studies

Letters to Carranza detailing a child’s plight offer insight into the crisis as slow action follows de Blasio’s delayed release of damning report. "It’s child abuse," one mother decared.

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Brooklyn Underground Yeshivas Flout Pause Rules, Parents Charge

In one case, cops closed a 311 complaint in 16 minutes — in the middle of the night, records show. Another yeshiva touted classes in a phone message.

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Some Yeshivas Defying City Push to Boost Secular Studies

Jewish schools in Brooklyn missed a Department of Education deadline to provide detailed plans to improve non-religious instruction.

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Mayor Knew About Delay of Damning Yeshiva Report, Probe Finds

City investigators say City Hall engaged in "political horse trading" during yeshiva review, but de Blasio was cleared of any wrongdoing.

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Public Funding of Private-School Security Grows by Millions

A three-year-old program using public money for security guards at private schools – including elite institutions – is on pace to run $22.3 million.

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