September 5, 2019
On the first day of school, we joined Council Member Rafael Espinal, the New York League of Conservation Voters and other advocacy groups to call on the NYC Department of Education to clean its school bus fleet—something it committed to doing last year …
Students Receiving Adaptive Physical Education Will Get Detailed Reports Thanks To NYLPI-Supported Bills
August 26, 2019
Students receiving adaptive physical education and their families can look forward to receiving a more detailed report at the end of the upcoming school year, thanks to NYLPI-supported legislation passed recently on the issue. The legislation holds New …
ESPN Awards Inaugural Billie Jean King Youth Leadership Award to Bronx Students Who Fought Racial Inequities in High School Sports
July 18, 2019
New York, NY (July 18, 2019)—During their ESPY celebrations, ESPN honored Bronx public high school Students Matt Diaz and Lisa Parks with the Inaugural Billie Jean King Youth Leadership Award for using the power of sports to make a positive impact on s …
January 4, 2019
The piece, by journalist Matthew Hall, focuses on NYLPI’s suit through the lens of student efforts to secure sports teams.
November 23, 2018
We want to hear about your experiences with the New York City school bus system.
NYLPI, Stroock, and Advocates For Justice Win Decision in Case Against Success Academy Charter School for Discriminating Against Children With Disabilities
August 3, 2018
Success Academy must face a discrimination case over its “got-to-go” lists, and more, a judge rules.