Category: Chancellor’s Notes

Chancellor Fariña presents a Big Apple Award to Keira Dillon, 5th grade teacher from P.S. 163 Alfred E. Smith in Manhattan on May 8, 2017.

#PSILoveMySchool

In honor of Valentine’s Day, we asked principals why they love their school. See their responses, and post your own, at #PSILoveMySchool.

Give Thanks

As we sit down to Thanksgiving dinner with our families and friends, let us appreciate what is beautiful in our lives and remind ourselves […]

Chancellor Fariña’s Tips for Parent-Teacher Conferences

Are you attending a Parent-Teacher Conference this week? Here are tips and hints from Chancellor Carmen Fariña on how parents can have a successful […]

Welcome Back to School!

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the 2016-17 school year and to the NYC Department of Education’s (DOE) new blog, The Morning […]