Thousands petition to keep NYC schools closed in the fall

AmNews Staff Reports | 7/28/2020, 7:06 p.m.
Mayor Bill de Blasio has said he intends to open New York City Schools in the fall, but thousands have ...
Classroom at Mott Haven Academy Charter School Cyril Josh Barker

Mayor Bill de Blasio has said he intends to open New York City Schools in the fall, but thousands have petitioned to keep them closed during the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

The petition, started by the Movement of Rank and File Educators (MORE,) had 3,270 signatures as of Monday evening.

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