Category: Joy of Learning

Teaching STEAM One Brick at a Time

Learn more about FaceLab, the DOE’s STEAM-based training program for parents at select elementary and middle schools across the City.

Remarkable Grads, Amazin’ Celebrations

The DOE teamed up with the New York Mets to honor 99 of the City’s most inspiring high school graduates for this year’s Remarkable Achievement Awards.

You Got the Look

NYC’s high school prom season was absolutely LIT this year. Take a look back at some of this prom season’s best student looks!

#Celebrate17 All Summer Long

Throughout June, NYC’s high school seniors used the social media tag, #Celebrate17, to highlight their success from the past school year. Take a look at some of the best stories we received throughout the month-long campaign!

Verbs, Words, and Proverbs

Some of NYC’s youngest and brightest spoken word poets faced off in the City’s third annual NYC Middle School Words & Verbs Poetry Slam Finals. Check out highlights from the event and see what our talented young bards can do!

NYC Schools Show Their PRIDE

On Sunday, June 25, hundreds of students, families, friends and educators joined to celebrateĀ #NYCSchoolsPride! Naturally, we took photos. šŸ™‚ We could not be prouder […]

Make Your Summer a Page-Turner

Summer is the perfect time of year to read new books! Check out our age-appropriate list of books that City families can read all summer long.

Staten Island Gets On Its Soap Box

Check out photos, videos, and other media from the DOE’s inaugural Staten Island/NYC Soap Box Derby on Father’s Day!

City Students, Metropolitan Talents

Updated with a new video of some of the students speaking about their artwork.

Pictures of Health

DOE announces the winners of this year’s School Wellness Poster contest.