Rise & Shine: Protesters denounce Paul Ryan’s visit to a Success Academy school

SPEAKER’S TOUR Scores of activists protested outside Success Academy Harlem 1 on Tuesday afternoon as House Speaker Paul Ryan toured the charter school. Chalkbeat, DNAinfo, Politico, NY1, New York Daily News, New York Post, GothamistAssociated Press, amNY, Newsday, NBC New York, Daily Beast, Pix11

Opinion: Opposing Ryan’s visit to a high-performing charter school over concerns about his health care policy doesn’t add up. New York Post

NEXT GENERATION New York’s controversial Common Core learning standards were given a new name, part of a broader overhaul of the standards expected to be voted on in June. Chalkbeat

TACKLING SESIS The city’s Special Education Student Information System used to malfunction more than 800,000 times per day, but changes are underway. Chalkbeat

CUFFING KIDS Virtually all of the students handcuffed by school safety agents in “crisis” incidents last year were black and Hispanic, according to an analysis by the New York Civil Liberties Union. New York Daily News, Fox 5 NY

DIVERSITY PANEL Education experts will gather Thursday for a panel on middle school integration in Manhattan’s District 3. DNAinfo

TEACHER FIRED A substitute teacher at a Bronx elementary school was fired after reportedly ripping off a girl’s hijab. New York Post

BUS CONTRACT Opinion: The city’s School Bus Grant Program was intended as a temporary fix and should now be ended. New York Post

LOCKDOWN LIFTED P.S. 76 in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn was placed on temporary lockdown after a shooting across the street. New York Daily News

WORTHY CAUSE The principal of Totten Intermediate School on Staten Island agreed to be slimed Tuesday after his students collected more than 20,000 Box Tops for Education. Staten Island Advance

THANK A TEACHER Tuesday was National Teacher Appreciation Day, and the city honored its Big Apple Award winners. Staten Island Advance

In honor of National Teacher Appreciation Day, 13 former educators reflect on their time in the classroom. The 74

LOOKING BACK Obama’s much-maligned School Improvement Grant program did produce some gains. Chalkbeat