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NYC schools drop traditional grades for most students: Mayor de Blasio

04.28.2020 | NY Daily News | Advocates for Children took the opposite view, saying the new policy punishes students who haven’t been able to participate in remote learning through no fault of their own.

“The students whose academic records will reflect that they ‘Need Improvement’ and who will be unable to earn course credit this semester will be those who are already marginalized and whose families are already being hit hardest by COVID-19," the group said in a statement. Read article