Category: Citizenship

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Time to VOTE

Election Day is finally here. Make sure your voice is heard by participating in today’s elections, and don’t forget to #flipyourballot!

Deadline Extended for NYC Junior Ambassadors

Through NYC Junior Ambassadors, seventh grade students can learn more about the United Nations and its ongoing mission. Apply before the program’s new deadline on October 22, 2018!

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Are You Registered to Vote?

Election Day is on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. Make sure you and your loved ones are registered TODAY in order to make your voice heard in November!

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 22, 2018!

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!

Turning Students into STARs

Former NYC public schools teacher, Mark Grashow, was recently featured in the news for his work with his organization, Students Taking Action for Relief, which teaches students about the global refugee crisis while gathering aid and supplies for refugees across the globe.

Know Something? Say Something!

All NYC students can help keep their schools safe! If any student becomes aware of a threat, tell an adult or call 311 (or 911 if it is an emergency).

Make Your Voice Heard

May 21 is Student Voter Registration Day. Help today’s students become tomorrow’s engaged citizens by spreading the word about their right to vote!

Show Your True Colors

Join p.s. alumni, the first-ever network for former New York City public school students, and help us prepare City students for life after high school!

Turn Your 7th Grade Students Into UN Diplomats

From now until October 2, City teachers can apply on behalf of their seventh grade classes for the NYC Junior Ambassadors program.