Chancellor Carranza Announces Bilingual Education Programs Expansion For Global NYC (Spanish)

Schools Chancellor Richard A. Carranza announced the opening of 48 new Dual Language (DL) and Transition Bilingual Education (TBE) programs this fall.

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Harlem Columbia Grad Billionaire Man Robert F. Smith (Video)

Robert Frederick Smith, born December 1, 1962 -, graduated from Columbia Business School in West Harlem, is an American billionaire businessman, investor and philanthropist. Continue Reading →

Success Academy Charter Schools To Get New Chairman For Schools From Harlem To Hollis

Patch reports that a financier will take over as chairman of Success Academy, New York City’s largest charter school network, this summer following racially charged remarks by the current chair. Continue Reading →

Join Jelani Cobb, Helene Gayle, Eric Holder And Walter Mischel At Teachers College, Columbia Convocation

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will headline a marquee group of medalists and speakers at the 2018 Convocation exercises of Teachers College, at Columbia University in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Artisans Of The Alpha Workshops Discuss Their Exquisite Decorative Arts Work

Our arts friends at The General Society of Mechanics & Tradesmen of the City of New York have done it again with a great workshop with The Alpha Workshops. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And Speaker Johnson Announce $125 Million Annual Investment In Fair Student Funding

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Speaker Corey Johnson today announced an additional $125 million annual investment in “Fair Student Funding” (FSF) for New York City public schools, starting in the 2018-19 school year.
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Protesting Students Occupy Columbia University In West Harlem 1968 (Video)

Fifty years ago, at the height of protest against the Vietnam War, the actions at Columbia University in Harlem, New York were among the most highly visible and effective. Continue Reading →

Wadleigh Middle School Is Safe After Harlem Community Rallied To Stop Its Closure

Chalkbeat reports that supporters scored a partial victory in their fight to keep the middle school alive at Wadleigh Secondary, a politically connected and historically important performing and visual arts school in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Beyoncé Partners With Google.org For Homecoming Scholars Award Program

Beyoncé, through her BeyGOOD initiative, announces a partnership with Google.org, the charitable arm of tech giant Google, to award four new scholarships as part of her Homecoming Scholars Award Program. Continue Reading →

Yeshiva University P.S. 189 President Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman and New York State Assemblywoman Carmen De La Rosa

On April 20, 2018, Yeshiva University students were joined by YU President Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman and New York State Assemblywoman Carmen De La Rosa as they led an educational science module for fourth grade students at P.S. 189. Continue Reading →

Fraud Detection And Prevention Workshop With Office of NYS Comptroller In Harlem

This workshop will educate not-for-profit staff and board members on how to prevent and detect fraud, learn and prevent. Continue Reading →

Free Business Courses To Help Set You Apart From The Competition From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Department of Small Business Services offer courses for businesses of every stage, size, and industry From Harlem To Hollis where you can gain the business strategies and tools that will set you apart from the competition. Continue Reading →

“Trauma Day” At Touro College Of Osteopathic Medicine From Harlem To Hollis

Against the backdrop of sirens blaring from a YouTube video showing emergency vehicles stuck in a New York City traffic jam, about 50 high school students in an after school program at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine. Continue Reading →

Join Harlem’s NYC Mission Society’s Gala 2018

The New York City Mission Society will hold its annual Champions for Children Gala on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 to support educational programs and supportive services that help youth and families in New York City’s underserved communities break the cycle of poverty and achieve success. Continue Reading →

The Mayor And Others Demand Albany Expand Speed Enforcement Cameras Near Schools In State Budget

Mayor de Blasio joined crash survivors, victims’ families, seniors and elected officials on the steps of City Hall to demand leaders in Albany include an expansion of New York City’s school zone speed enforcement camera program in the final state budget by April 1, 2018. Continue Reading →

Brewer Encourages Students To Join Saturday “March For Our Lives” In NY And DC

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer encouraged students from Harlem to Houston to participate in this coming Saturday’s “March for Our Lives” demonstrations in Washington, DC and New York. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Columbia University And Citi Announce National Expansion Of Veteran Program

Columbia University Center for Veteran Transition and Integration today announced a new collaboration with Citi to increase educational programming and support for veterans and military family members. Continue Reading →