New Yorkers: Support the City’s Future and Become a Mentor

Mayor de Blasio announces the NYC Youth Mentoring Initiative; seeks volunteers to mentor 40,000 high school students across 400 high schools by 2022.

Giving It the Old College Try

The DOE’s 2nd annual College Awareness Day was a complete success.

Nothing Like Getting Cozy with a Book to Ring in the New Year

Students at the Bronx’s P.S. 51 found out that few things are better than experiencing storytime in your pajamas.

Reminder: Kindergarten Applications Are Due By January 13

NYC families with children born in 2012 can apply to kindergarten for the 2017-2018 school year.

Parents: Community/Citywide Education Council Elections Begin February 9

With 325 open seats, NYC parents can seek election to their local CECs to help shape City education policies for the next two years.

City Students ‘Go Ham’ for “Hamilton”

Thanks to an ongoing partnership with the Rockefeller Foundation, the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, and the producers of the hottest show on Broadway, Hamilton: […]

The 2017 Pre-K Directory Is Now Available

Available in 10 languages, families can start preparing now for the City’s pre-k registration period, which begins January 17.

Celebrate College Awareness Day on January 11

It is never too early to start thinking about college.

Ready to Teach in NYC? Apply for the Select Recruits Early Hiring Program

Commit to teaching in the Bronx by January 23, and secure a teaching position early for September 2017.