Rise & Shine: New York City schools struggle to keep track of computers

HIDDEN TREASURE Just over 1,800 pieces of technology were missing from eight schools and one administrative office sampled by Comptroller Scott Stringer’s office. Chalkbeat, Wall Street Journal, New York Post, New York Times, New York Daily News

TEST FOR SUCCESS Opinion: It is great that state officials have reduced testing by two days but teachers also need timely information about student scores to make the information useful, writes a fifth grade teacher in the Bronx. Chalkbeat

POLICY PUZZLE New York City is walking a fine line on “forced placement,” with a new policy designed to help teachers get out of the absent teacher reserve. Education Week

NEW SCHOOL A potential charter school for dyslexic students has cleared its first hurdle in Albany. Staten Island Advance

HOMETOWN HERO A teacher in Brooklyn, who teaches many students from Yemen, created a food pantry at her school and helped students find eyeglasses and jackets. New York Daily News

CHARTER BATTLES Editorial: There is “no good reason” not to renew Success Academy charter schools now, though the Board of Regents sent the renewals back to SUNY. New York Post