2015 NYC Comptroller’s Report

COMPTROLLER STRINGER: DOE VIOLATING STATE LAWS REGARDING PHYSICAL EDUCATION IN CITY SCHOOLS, DEEP DISPARITIES IN ACCESS, NEW REPORT SHOWS Nearly one-third of city schools have no full-time certified physical education teacher; 80 percent of co-located schools lack...

Phys Ed: Know Your Rights

The Campaign for Educational Equity undertook an extensive research project on educational inadequacies in high-need schools around the state and published findings about widespread violations of students’ educational rights. This brief summarizes key findings about...

Women’s City Club Report on PE

In 2012 the Women’s City Club approached the New York City Independent Budget Office (IBO), which agreed to collect data on space usage for physical education from the DOE Annual Facilities Survey and on teachers assigned to physical education classes in each...