education

    The use of tablets and electronic textbooks is a potentially valuable development, but educators and administrators must proceed with caution, said Eleanor Tritt, the superintendent of the Amagansett School District, at a...
    David H. Hernandez, the 16-year old East Hampton High School student who took his own life on Sept. 29, had attempted suicide twice before, with one attempt coming just 24 hours earlier, according to his mother, Carmita Barros,...
    In response to the suicide of David Hernandez, a 16-year-old junior at East Hampton High School, David Kilmnick, chief executive officer of Long Island Gay and Lesbian Youth, has organized a community forum to take place at the...
    It’s Back! “The Magic Garden”     WPIX’s “The Magic Garden,” one of the country’s most successful locally produced children’s television shows from the early 1970s...
    On Tuesday night, Robert Tymann, assistant superintendent for the East Hampton School District, held a presentation on the district’s annual professional performance review plan, required under a revised teacher and...
    The Amagansett School Board discussed a number of positive developments at its meeting on Tuesday.
    After two years of negotiations, the Springs School Board called a special meeting on Monday night to announce a settlement with the Springs Teachers Association on a new contract.     Last Thursday the teachers...
    Last spring, facing a 2-percent cap on property tax increases, the East Hampton School Board sliced more than $2 million from its annual budget. Joan Carlson, who oversaw the district’s adult education program for more...
    A cautious approach to content on the school’s Web site is advisable, members of the Amagansett School Board agreed at its Tuesday meeting. Eleanor Tritt, the district superintendent, said that, because of privacy,...