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New York City to close ‘rubber rooms’

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The city and the teachers union have come to an agreement to close the so-called “rubber rooms” by the end of the year, the Daily News has learned.

About 550 teachers and 630 school employees report to reassignment centers after being accused of serious violations ranging from incompetence to sexual misconduct.

Full story: City to close ‘rubber rooms,’ $30M detention halls for teachers accused of major violations