Make Your Voice Heard

May 21 is Student Voter Registration Day. Help today’s students become tomorrow’s engaged citizens by spreading the word about their right to vote!

Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage

May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month. Get in the spirit of this celebration by checking out the DOE’s suggested books and websites for students of all ages!

Pressing Questions

Chancellor Carranza hosted his first-ever reporter roundtable/Q&A event at DOE headquarters for student journalists from over 40 NYC high schools.

Congratulations to Our 2018 Big Apple Award Winners

As Teacher Appreciation Week comes to a close, the DOE names 17 honorees for the City’s sixth annual Big Apple Awards.

NYC Teachers Honored on “The Tonight Show”

In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Day, Jimmy Fallon of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” invited 200 NYC teachers for a special teacher-centric episode!

DOE Sends Pre-K Offers to NYC Families

Record high percentage of City families who applied for pre-kindergarten earlier this year are receiving offers to their top choices for fall 2018.

Thank You, Teachers

Chancellor Carranza honors Teacher Appreciation Week with a heartfelt letter to NYC’s 79,000 teachers.

Time to Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week (May 7–11)

Join us all week long as we honor NYC’s teachers for their ongoing dedication and commitment to the City’s 1.1 million students.

El DOE suma nuevas escuelas bilingües a partir del otoño de 2018

El canciller Richard Carranza anuncia un total de 48 programas nuevos de Idioma Dual y de Educación Bilingüe de Transición en todos los grados para el año escolar 2018-2019.

DOE to Open More Bilingual Schools in Fall 2018

Chancellor Richard Carranza announces the launch of 48 Dual Language (DL) and Transition Bilingual Education (TBE) programs across all grade levels for the 2018–19 school year.