Category: Joy of Learning

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

The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s “P.S. Art” exhibition, the museum’s annual celebration of student artwork, is now underway. Check out our students’ outstanding work online or in-person at the Met until October 29, 2017.

Pictures of Health

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

Learning History, One Book at a Time

Earlier this month, the New-York Historical Society announced the winner of its annual Children’s History Book Prize. Consider adding this book and others to your children’s reading lists this summer!

Time to #Celebrate17

With the 2016–17 school year coming to an end on June 28, now is the perfect time for students, parents, and teachers to share their biggest accomplishments of the school year with us on social media.

Join the DOE for NYC’s Third Annual Disability Pride Parade

Celebrate NYC’s people with disabilities with food, music, and fun on Sunday, July 9 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Hop Into Spring Break, NYC-Style

Staying in the City for Spring Break (April 10 – 18)? We’ve got a few fun suggestions that are great for the whole family.

NYC Parents: Tell Us Why You #PSILoveMySchool

Show your support for NYC public schools by sharing some of your favorite things about your children’s schools on your social media networks!

Winners Announced for DOE’s 2017 Cover Design Competition

This year’s winning cover design will be featured on the cover of the DOE’s 2018 High School Directory.

DOE to Host Women’s History Panel for NYC Teachers on March 24

Teachers across NYC are invited; panel will feature experts in U.S. women’s history.