De Blasio: NYC Ready for Pre-K Expansion - NBC New York

    De Blasio: NYC Ready for Pre-K Expansion

    Despite crowded schools throughout the city, Mayor de Blasio insists he has more than enough classroom space to meet his ambitious goal of universal pre-kindergarten and under the plan, 53,000 kids would start school a year early this fall. He's upping the ante, challenging the state to help him fill those child-ready classrooms with dollars. Melissa Russo reports. (Published Tuesday, Feb 25, 2014) Despite crowded schools throughout the city, Mayor de Blasio insists he has more than enough classroom space to meet his ambitious goal of universal... See More