Education

Heard and unblurred
Deshaciendo el silencio

“It’s taking away our humanity.” That’s what Jessica Greer Morris says is happening in light of the prevalence of sexual assault in the...
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Talking the Bronx – 02.15.17
Hablando del Bronx – 02.15.17

The Bronx Documentary Center is hosting a screening of Los Sures on Sat., Feb. 18th from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Directed...
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EARLY APPLICATION PROCESS FOR SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
EL PROGRAMA DE EMPLEO JUVENIL DE VERANO

Applications are open for the 2017 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) now through Friday, March 17, 2017. The application...
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Aiming at Attendance
Apuntando a la asistencia

"Cada vez que se abre la puerta de una escuela, se cierra una puerta en prisión". La defensora pública de la ciudad de Nueva York...
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“This is the time to learn about everything”

“Este es el momento de aprender sobre todas las cosas”

“Este es el momento de aprender sobre todas las cosas”

Before she was called “Your Honor,” some called her “Honey.” U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor said that gender...
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Game On
¡A jugar!

Now you can now turn fantasy into reality. Virtual reality, that is. This spring, Lehman College, of the City University of New York...
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Forging past fear
Superando el miedo

Dennisse Pizarro dice que es "una ciudadana sin documentos". Pizarro nació en Ecuador hace 24 años. Cuando tenía 14 años, su...

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Common Ground
Terreno común

Make way for WHEDco. Strewn with gravel and broken concrete, the sprawling vacant lot at Brook Avenue and East 163rd Street has sat...
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Call for Multi-Year Investment in SUNY/CUNY
Llamado a inversión multianual en SUNY/CUNY

Time to pony up for higher ed. Though some educators believe New York State is on the right track, they say it needs to invest more in...
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Talking the Bronx – 02.01.17
Hablando del Bronx – 02.01.17

Aparezca en el Museo de las Artes del Bronx para un taller de danza urbana el viernes 10 de febrero de 7:00 p.m. a 10:00 p.m. Celebre...
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2017 Scholarship for Immigrant Students
Beca 2017 para estudiantes inmigrantes

Ascend Educational Fund (AEF) proporcionará becas universitarias de dos años o cuatro años a estudiantes inmigrantes prometedores...
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Talking the Bronx – 01.25.17
Hablando del Bronx – 01.25.17

Beba mimosas y escuche música en vivo en el Museo Mansión Bartow-Pell el sábado 11 de febrero de 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. El renombrado conjunto de vientos Quinteto de las Américas...
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Faith and the Force
Fe y fuerza

The top brass came to explain its tacks. Leaders of the New York Police Department (NYPD), including Commissioner James O’Neill and Chief of Department Carlos Gómez...
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Priming the pipeline
Abriendo acceso

It's the "best" program the department's ever had. Denise Williams, principal at Pelham Gardens Middle School, thinks that highly of the College Access for All initiative...
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Here to Protect You
Aquí para protegerlos

NYC ha sido y siempre será una ciudad que dé la bienvenida a todos. Como neoyorquinos, nos enorgullecemos de nuestra diversidad y nuestra amabilidad...
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“The school is not where it should be”

“La escuela no está donde debería estar”

“La escuela no está donde debería estar”

There was little cheer in this school match. Instead, a Bronx school superintendent faced off against an angry group of parents and teachers...
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Talking the Bronx – 01.18.17
Hablando del Bronx – 01.18.17

Sumérjase en el mundo del manga en la Biblioteca Sedgwick el martes 24 de enero a las 4:00 p.m. Manga is a Japanese style comic...
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Talking the Bronx – 01.11.17
Hablando del Bronx – 01.11.17

El Centro Bibliotecario del Bronx estará organizando una mini feria de carreras universitarias el miércoles 18 de enero de 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m...
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Spirit Scholars
Espíritus sabios

Fue una gran celebración. Por 38º año consecutivo, el Museo Americano de Historia Natural (AMNH, por sus siglas en inglés) organizó su celebración...
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Digital Diaspora
Diáspora digital

Es un plan de estudios de ilusionismo. Lehman College, de la City University of New York (CUNY, por sus siglas en inglés), se ha asociado...
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Talking the Bronx – 12.28.16
Hablando del Bronx – 12.28.16

Visit the Van Cortlandt House through Sun., Jan 8th to get a glimpse of what Christmas looked like during the colonial period. The house is decorated...
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To Teach His Own
Enseñar lo propio

Expand the eval. The city has announced an update to its teacher evaluation system, implementing a method that relies more heavily on measures...
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Giving Back(Packs)
Retribuir con mochilas

¿Qué podría hacer Elizabeth Rodríguez para ayudar a los niños que huyen por seguridad a los Estados Unidos? Esto puede parecer una...
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Linking in for a lift up
Conectados por una mejora

In the Bronx, one in four households currently does not have Internet access. But now, thousands of Bronx families living in public housing are about...
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Missteps at Success
Ojos de Stringer sobre Success

New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer has released the results of his audit on Success Academy, the city’s largest charter school network...
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Talking the Bronx – 12.21.16
Hablando del Bronx – 12.21.16

Inicie el año con yoga en Wave Hill el sábado 7 de enero de 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. El taller será dirigido por Sara Hart de iHart Lens, cuyo objetivo es...
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Bank on the Books
Apostar por los libros

Scholars, take note. Municipal Credit Union (MCU) is currently accepting applications for the 2017 Scholarship Program. MCU will award $66,000...
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The Hug at the White House
El abrazo en la Casa Blanca

Este detective pasó de navegar por el metro a mirar las estrellas en la Casa Blanca. Recientemente, mientras andaba en el metro, Ian Aquino...
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The Billionaire Buoys Club
Los Million-arios del Mar

Llámelos Millon-arios. Jóvenes locales se han convertido en miembros de un club especial cuyas actividades incluyen concentrarse...
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Will ACA repeal wreak havoc?
¿La revocación de ACA causará caos?

More than a million New Yorkers would lose their health insurance with even a partial repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), according to...
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“Allocate” is advocates’ demand
“Asignar” es la demanda de los defensores

Make good. That was the demand from education advocates calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio and Governor Andrew Cuomo to follow through on...
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Talking the Bronx – 12.07.16
Hablando del Bronx – 12.07.16

The Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center invites you to their Caroling and Dessert Exchange on Fri., Dec. 9th from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m...
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Catch on to Kinder Applications
Atención a la Aplicación

The kindergarten application process is officially underway. All students born in 2012 who currently live in New York City are eligible to attend...
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On their marks
En sus marcas

Instruments can be hard to come by at WHIN. String and brass instruments tend to be expensive. So most children in The Washington Heights...
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Talking the Bronx – 11.30.16
Hablando del Bronx – 11.30.16

Sedgwick Library invites teens to the Hour of Code on Tues., Dec. 5th, and Wed., Dec. 7th from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and on Thurs., Dec. 8th...
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“We will not tolerate hate or racism”
“No toleraremos el odio ni el racismo”

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo issued an open letter to all students in New York following recent incidents of bias and discrimination reported...
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