From March 8–12, NYC public schools will celebrate the DOE's third annual Civics Week. Learn more about Civics Week, including our Student Voter Registration Drive and Project Soapbox, and help encourage City students to become active and informed members of their communities!
Parents/guardians with children in City public schools can apply to run for seats on NYC's Community and Citywide Education Councils (CCEC) during the 2021 CCEC election season this spring. Learn more about the CCEC Election process, including eligibility guidelines and key dates, and submit your application by March 4, 2021.
Learn more about the digital learning opportunities available to NYC public school students in February 2021, including career-building workshops, leadership institutes, guided nature lessons, and more!
Ready to (re)discover science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) during Spring Recess? NYC students in grades K–8 can apply now for Discovery Day, a day-long, hands-on, interactive STEM learning experience. But hurry; spots are limited, so apply today!
On Monday, January 18, 2021, all NYC public schools will be closed in observation of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. In celebration of Dr. King's legacy and birthday, the DOE has compiled great family-facing resources that recognize his outstanding role and impact on American history.
Following the disturbing events that took place at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021, Chancellor Richard Carranza sent DOE staff members a passionate and heartfelt letter of support. See what Chancellor Carranza has to say to NYC educators regarding the events of 1/6, and take a look through some of the academic and mental health resources that are now available to teachers, students, and families.
Parent University, the DOE's free new online training and support platform for families, is now available to all NYC families. Learn more about Parent University and its course catalog, including live events and on-demand classes, and gain access today!
In celebration of Climate Week NYC (9/14–9/27) and the NYC Department of Education’s annual Energy Conservation Artwork Contest, 15 student works are being featured on over 1,700 LinkNYC kiosks across the five boroughs. See our winners’ winning pieces, and learn where to find the LinkNYC kiosk nearest to you!
This summer, the DOE is calling on all students across the City to participate in its first-ever Summer Enrichment Challenges! Learn more about these weekly challenges for City students in grades K–12, and join the fun all summer long through the week of August 17, 2020.
Let's Learn NYC!, the City's very own TV show for children in grades 3–K through 2, is airing new episodes on THIRTEEN all summer long. Learn more about the show, including broadcast times, and stream previously-aired episodes anytime!
Beginning Thursday, July 16, the NYC Department of Education is hosting virtual info sessions for students and families to discuss the reopening of City schools this fall. Register today, and be sure to submit any questions you have about the upcoming school year with your registration!
After receiving feedback from almost a half a million New Yorkers and guidance from federal, State, and City health officials, the NYC Department of Education has announced that it will transition City schools to a blended learning model for the upcoming 2020–2021 school year.
Summer is a great time for discovery, exploration, and self-improvement. Learn about some of the resources and activities available for NYC students of all ages this summer, and help keep children's minds active all season long!
In this installment of our ongoing #StayHome series, we share details of opportunities that are available for students this summer, including internships and virtual workshops. But don't delay; application deadlines begin on July 6!
Join us LIVE on Tuesday, June 30 at 7 p.m. as we celebrate the end of the 2019–2020 school year and the resilient, inspiring students who make up NYC's Class of 2020! Watch on PIX 11 or nycclassof2020.com!
The DOE is looking for feedback from NYC students and families regarding the reopening of City school buildings for the 2020–2021 school year. Fill out our official Return to School 2020 survey, and let us know your thoughts before June 30!
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