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David Banks

  • 4 Ways Mayor Adams and Chancellor Banks Can Support Our Most Vulnerable Students

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    Mayor Adams and Chancellor Banks at a school (photo: Michael Appleton/Mayor's Office)


    In an interview late last year, New York City’s new schools chancellor, David Banks, vowed to “transform the lives of…[New York City] children, but particularly Black and brown children who have struggled the most in this system.” While all students have struggled during the pandemic,...