Month: September 2018

When Gardens Become Classrooms

Through the New York Restoration Project, NYC’s public school teachers can provide their K–8 students with hands-on environmental education in City parks and community gardens this fall. Learn more and apply today!

Bronx Educator Named “Teacher of the Year”

The New York State Board of Regents honors Alhassan Susso of International Community High School in the Bronx with the State’s 2019 Teacher of the Year award!

Time to Celebrate Latinidad

September 15–October 15 is National Hispanic/Latino Heritage Month. Be a part of this month’s festivities with our handy list of suggested books, websites, and events for people of all ages!

Turn NYC Students into Global Ambassadors

Through NYC Junior Ambassadors, seventh grade students can learn more about the United Nations and its ongoing mission. Apply before October 1, 2018!

Ready for Parent Teacher Conferences?

NYC’s public schools are hosting their first set of Parent Teacher Conferences in September 2018. Check out September’s conference schedule, and consider some of our conference tips and sample questions to make the most out of this month’s conferences!

R-E-G-I-S-T-E-R for the 2019 Daily News Spelling Bee

NYC public school teachers, principals, and staff members can register their schools for the 2019 Daily News Spelling Bee! But don’t buzz around; apply by Friday, November 2.

Make Your Vote Count on September 13

New York State’s Primary Elections are taking place on Thursday, September 13. Help shape the future of our City, state, and country with your VOTE!

Apply for NYC’s Ranger Conservation Corps Internship

High school students who are interested in preserving NYC’s green spaces can apply today for NYC’s Ranger Conservation Corps Internship!

That First Day of School Feeling

The first day of NYC’s 2018–19 school year was a success! Relive the big day by checking out our official recap!

Bienvenidos al nuevo año escolar

El canciller Richard Carranza les da la bienvenida a los estudiantes y sus padres al año escolar 2018-2019.