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Citywide Council on Special Education Newly Elected Officers

Congratulations to the newly elected officers of the Citywide Council on Special Education! Ellen McHugh Co-President Erika Newsome Co-President Paullette Healy 1st Vice President Cynthia Arbulu Vacca 2nd Vice President Carolyn Castro Recording Secretary Lauretta Joseph Treasurer  Rose E. Morgan    Administrative Assistant   Citywide Council on Special Education    28-11 Queens Plaza North – Room 522    Long Island City, New York 11101    Phone No. (718) 391-8354    ccse@schools.nyc.gov   

How is New York Providing Behavioral, Mental Health & Workforce Development Assistance through the Education System?

Register for this EventEVENT DATE:August 18, 2022EVENT TIME:9:00am – 3:30pmEVENT LOCATION:The Museum of Jewish Heritage, 36 Battery Place, New York, NY The Future of Education in New YorkWhat tools has New York put in place to  make sure our children have all that they need from special education services to mental health assistance? What more …

DESSA, The City and Mental Health

Across the city, around 8,600 children have lost a parent or caregiver to COVID — a population that would entirely fill 15 average-sized New York City public schools. That’s 1 in every 200 children in New York City, nearly double the rate across the country, according to the COVID Collaborative, a bipartisan group of experts.  …

East Harlem Restaurant Guide, 2022-2023 Edition

  East Harlem Restaurant Guide: 2022-2023 Edition   The Hunter College NYC Food Policy Center is proud to announce our 2022-2023 Edition of the East Harlem Restaurant Guide, complete with the Center’s Healthy Eating Index, which measures the nutritional quality of East Harlem restaurants’ offerings.   Download a PDF of the Restaurant Guide HERE>>>  

Meet the candidates in the August 23 primary election!

Voter —   Meet the candidates on your ballot this August 23! Your vote will determine who represents your party on the ballot this November for U.S. House and State Senate. See the Voter Guide.     Who’s Running? To learn about the candidates on your ballot, visit the Voter Guide and select your districts …

Family Newsletter: Message from Commissioner Betty A. Rosa – August 03, 2022

August 3, 2022 Dear Parents and Families, The New York State Education Department (NYSED) is accepting public comments on its proposed plan to restart the federally required accountability system for the 2022-23 school year (based upon 2021-22 school year results). The proposed accountability plan addresses disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and modifies accountability indicators …

Youth Council Applications Open! NYC Commission on Human Rights Youth for Equity & Solidarity Council

Dear Community Partner,  Applications for the NYC Commission on Human Rights Youth for Equity and Solidarity Council is now open until Monday, August 15th for youth ages 13-21! The  Youth for Equity and Solidarity Council is the NYC Commission on Human Rights’ council of young leaders who advise the Commission on how to expand our engagement with young people. The youth council will help …