Mayor DeBlasio and Richard Carranza, the New York City School Chancellor, have announced that NYC Public Schools will open later this month, surrounding lots of controversy. Nearly 70% of parents oppose opening schools and as of today over 40% of parents are choosing to have their children learn remotely from home.
This Sunday Sept 6, 2020 @9am there will be a live discussion on VOICES of East New York with Nikki Lucas, with Principal Janet Huger of East New York Elementary School of Excellence, as a guest on the show.
Parents, teachers, UFT reps and students can join the discussion live to voice their opinions and to ask questions about what they should expect when schools open later this month.
You can Watch the Show Live on Facebook.com/EastNewYorkNews to join the discussion live. Go to the link today and click “Get Reminder” and you will be reminded just before the show goes live. If you do not have Facebook and just want to watch the livestream you can watch it on the homepage of EastNewYork.com. The show will also simulcast on Facebook.com/NYCEducationNews.
Watch past segments of VOICES of East New York
- Carpenters Union: The Importance of Unions, in General, and How To Join The Carpenters Union
- NYPD Lt. Edwin Raymond Talking About His Class Action Lawsuit Against NYPD for Racial Quota Arrests (NYPD Harassment)
- Executives from Powerful Women’s Membership Group 21 in ’21
- Shakeup Of Politics In Brooklyn Discussion With Voters And Publisher Of Kings County Politics On VOICES Of East New York With Nikki Lucas
- Mental Health Information Session With Gina Mckinney, LCSW
- Congressman Hakeem Jeffries
- Attorney Ed King on Evictions (Landlord and Tenant Issues)
- NYC Mayoral Candidate Joycelyn Taylor
- Entrepreneur & Business Information Session With CEO of Fusion East
- Hip Hop Artist & Producer KOTA The Friend on Being Independent
- Brooklyn DA Eric Gonzalez
- Senator Roxanne Persaud
- Senator Julia Salazar