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NYC Mom: “Why Not Respect All Ethnicities By Giving School Kids Personal Days to Celebrate NYC’s Wide Diversity of Holy Days?”

Last week, New York City public school kids had two days off for Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. Today they have Monday off for Columbus Day and Wednesday for Yom Kippur. Earlier in September, schoolchildren were home on the Muslim holiday of  Eid Al-Adha, added to the calendar in 2015, and summer school programs… Continue reading NYC Mom: “Why Not Respect All Ethnicities By Giving School Kids Personal Days to Celebrate NYC’s Wide Diversity of Holy Days?”