Category: NYC As Your Classroom

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!

When Gardens Become Classrooms

Through the New York Restoration Project, NYC’s public school teachers can provide their K–8 students with hands-on environmental education in City parks and community gardens this fall. Learn more and apply today!

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!

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!

Need Ideas for Winter Break?

Staying in New York City for Winter Break (Dec. 25 – Jan. 2)? Consider taking your family to some of the City’s many holiday-themed events and festivities that are taking place this year!

Become a Reading Superhero

In celebration of this year’s NY Comic Con, check out our age-appropriate list of great graphic novels for students of all reading levels!

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.

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: Where Careers Are Made

Throughout January, City high schools celebrated Career Exploration Month, and we caught up with two schools to see how they helped students discover and decide upon their career paths.

NYC: Your Gift for the Winter Break

With NYC public schools closed for Winter Break from December 26 – January 3, City students and their families have the wonderful opportunity to explore […]