TaglineOriginal reporting on the largest school system in the country
Year Founded2008
Type or CoverageEducation
StateNew York
CityNew York City
Business TypeNon-profit
Revenue SourcesDonations
Revenue SourcesGrants
Revenue SourcesSyndicated Content
Institutional SupportOther Foundation
Staff Size (Business)1
Staff Size (Editorial)2-5
Active Volunteers31-50
AffiliationsFoundation support: OpenPlans. Content: WNYC; Google News.
Mappin LocationNew York City - New York
Principal StaffElizabeth Green
Principal StaffPhilissa Cramer
DescriptionAs battles rage over education reform nationwide one tiny New York news site reports on New York City’s public school system—the nation’s largest—with coverage that endeavors to be “fact-based constructive and non-ideological.” GothamSchools reports on the nitty-gritty of the city’s education system from explaining how schools shut down to analyzing mayoral policies.
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