Category: Joy of Learning

Discovering Herstory

March is Women’s History Month. Join NYC’s public schools and celebrate “herstory” all year long with our list of books and websites for students of all ages!

Linking NYC to Black History

This past February, LinkNYC kiosks across the City featured artwork created by East Harlem students in celebration of Black History Month. Learn more about the collaboration that made this opportunity possible, and check out our students’ work!

Take a Stand for School Wellness

From now until Monday, March 19, 2018, NYC students in grades K–12 can participate in the DOE’s ninth annual School Wellness Campaign Contest!

Time for Parent Teacher Conferences

NYC’s public schools are hosting Parent Teacher Conferences throughout March 2018. Check out March’s conference schedule, and consider some of our conference tips and sample questions for parents.

ICYMI: Respect for All Week 2018

With Respect for All Week 2018 (Feb. 9–15) now in the books, let’s look back and see how some City schools celebrated the DOE’s annual anti-bullying event!

Charting a Path to Future Careers

Throughout February, schools across NYC are celebrating Career Exploration Month. Learn how families can help students identify their potential careers today!

Time for a Little Respect

From February 9–15, City schools are participating in the DOE’s annual Respect for All Week.

Allied and Proud🌈

The DOE recently held its first-ever Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA) Summit for City students. Check out our photos from this LGBTQ-themed event!

Just Hogging Around

Staten Island Chuck says we’re having an early spring!

Honoring the Past, Inspiring the Future

February is Black History Month. Join NYC schools and discover black history and culture all year long with our handy list of books, websites, and activities for students of all ages!