New York City mayor touts programs offering extra student services

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

While pre-kindergarten has been the centerpiece of Mayor Bill de Blasio's education agenda thus far, his administration is moving forward with several other initiatives that he says he hopes will transform city schools. NY1's Lindsey Christ filed the following report.

In his approach to school reform, Mayor Bill de Blasio is looking outside the kindergarten through 12th grade classroom.

"Whether it's pre-k, whether it's after school, whether it's summer programs, whether it's community schools, we're going to be creating a host of options, a host of opportunities," de Blasio said Tuesday.

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