Category: Beyond the Classroom

Did Someone Say, #MannequinChallenge?

The DOE just reached its 100,000th follower on its official Facebook page, and to celebrate this milestone, we rounded up a few DOE staffers […]

Growing Up in NYC Just Got a Little Easier

As any City parent can attest, it can be pretty tough raising a child in New York. Among the many challenges, it can be […]

NYC Museums: Bringing Art and History to Life for Students

Did you know that museums are not only fun but also teach children about life—past and present? Just ask the Bronx elementary and middle […]

Neil Sarkar and Katerina Corr, eighth-graders at East Side Middle School in Manhattan, discuss the value of GSAs at a City Council hearing.

Changing the World, One School at a Time

A District-Wide Effort to Expand Gender and Sexuality Alliances Neil Sarkar sat at a table inside the New York City Council Chambers at City […]