All posts by Carmen Fariña

Chancellor of NYC Schools, lifelong educator, native Brooklynite, and proud abuela.

Heavy Hearts

Letter from Chancellor Fariña about the tragedy in Broward County, Florida.


Book of the Month (January 2018)

Thank You

As I begin to prepare to step down as Chancellor, I want to reflect on our accomplishments and thank you.

Welcoming Displaced Students from the Caribbean

Dear Families: We are deeply saddened and concerned about the widespread devastation in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and other Caribbean islands in […]

A Letter from the Chancellor about the Tragedy in the Bronx

Dear Students & Families: We are deeply saddened by the tragic loss of one of our students today at the Urban Assembly School for […]

Welcome Back!

Exciting times are ahead for the 2017–18 school year