Nine New Schools, Endless Possibilities

Nine New Schools, Endless Possibilities

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CCSE VACANCY

Dear Citywide Council on Special Education Families and Community, The CCSE has opening for the following position: Citywide Council on High Schools Appointee/Representative Eligibility Must be a parent of a current PUBLIC High School student with an IEP How to Apply Please e-mail the completed application to the Office of Family and Community Engagement (FACE) at:CCECinfo@schools.nyc.gov  or …

FYI! Support to Fund Green, Healthy Schools

Hi folks — a demand in the people’s justice budget is to fund Green, Healthy Schools. This Fiscal year we’re advocating for $600M to electrify and upgrade NYC Public Schools to make learning and working safer from everyone. Would appreciate folks on here signing onto our letter:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1CwlpWCTH_EGAeeVE4XPk28eqnFtQjxgG8dqVRE1VA8U/viewform?edit_requested=true

FYI! Petition to Save Early Childhood Education in NYC & Petition to Stop the NYC K-5 ELA Curriculum Mandate

Petition to Save Early Childhood Education in NYC: https://www.change.org/p/petition-to-save-early-childhood-education-in-nyc (https://www.change.org/p/petition-to-save-early-childhood-education-in-nyc) Petition to Stop the NYC K-5 ELA  Curriculum Mandate:  https://www.change.org/p/stop-the-nyc-curriculum-mandate (https://www.change.org/p/stop-the-nyc-curriculum-mandate)

CCHS Vacancy Announcement: Staten Island Representative (Deadline: Mon., Apr. 15th, 2024

Dear Community Members, Help the Citywide Council on High Schools find a Staten Island Representative and give a parent a voice to shape policies and priorities in New York City Schools. Please help the Citywide Council on High Schools by sharing with all families. Eligibility Must be a parent of a current PUBLIC High School student in Staten Island How to Apply Please …

Important updates to the BRAVE hotline

Dear Parent / Caregiver, The UFT’s BRAVE campaign (Building Respect, Acceptance and Voice through Education) has recently changed its anti-bullying hotline number.  Students and parents who need mental health support can now speak to a live counselor at any time by calling the hotline at 917-727-1908. They may also reach out via text at 43961 or chat with a …

Get free books at Reading Opens the World’s milestone celebration!

Celebrate Reading Opens the World’s ten millionth book giveaway! You’re invited to Reading Opens the World’s ten millionth book giveaway, hosted in partnership with the UFT, the American Federation of Teachers and First Book. Our goal is to ensure that all children can share in the joy of reading and owning their own books. Free books are available for pickup …