Tag Archives: Kids

Save the Date!
¡Separe la fecha!

This month, for the second year, families will be invited to Tweed to attend Parent Conferences. Parents are an integral part of the system, and I want to hear from you...
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Talking the Bronx 09.16.15
Hablando del Bronx 09.16.15

Favor de unirse a Amigos de Soundview y la Alianza del Río Bronx en el Parque Soundview el sábado, 19 de septiembre de 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. para el Día Internacional de Limpieza de la Costa...
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Free Back to School Event
Evento gratuito de regreso a la escuela

All community members are invited to P.S. 279 on Thurs., Sept. 10th from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. for a back-to-school event sponsored by Councilmember Fernando Cabrera...
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Going big with BOOM!
A lo grande con BOOM!

Un nuevo recurso para las lesbianas, homosexuales, bisexuales y transexuales (LGBT por sus siglas en inglés) de la ciudad, está llegando al condado....
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Building Stronger Communities
Creando Comunidades Solidarias

Una de las cosas de las que más disfruto como Canciller es cuando tengo la oportunidad de conversar con estudiantes y padres en las reuniones comunitarias...
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Tearing down the Taboos

Miguel was working full-time and studying in college. He was 25 years old. The single parent of a 7-year-old, he was trying to rekindle his relationship with the child's mother and hoped to rebuild their family. Sometimes at work, he would joke that after he had passed away, he wanted to be remembered as...

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Now what?
¿Ahora qué?

La hija de Miguel Almanza, Ámbar Cristal, debe comenzar su último año de preparatoria en unos pocos días. Él estaba contento de que ella estuviera todavía de vacaciones esta semana....
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Fighting hard to keep fair
Luchar duro para que sea justo

It’s been a big year. 15-year-old Jaylene B. was named Freshman of the Year in her class, and was also recognized as one of the Youths of the Year by the Boys and Girls Club of America organization....
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Trauma and Teens
Trauma y adolescentes

Exposure to traumatizing events is surprisingly common in young people. As many as 47 percent of teens, aged 12 to 17, report experiencing physical or sexual abuse/assault or witnessing violence....
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Healing and hope, through hoops
Sanando y esperanza, a través del aro

El 2006 fue un año devastador para Dexter Gardiner. Ese enero, su madre falleció, seguido por la pérdida de su hermana con leucemia en junio....
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Bounce in El Barrio
Rebotando en alto

Whether you swing or salsa, anywhere you turn uptown, summertime means block parties. This past Wed., Jul. 29th, hundreds turned out for the second edition of Uptown Bounce, one of the city’s largest outdoor parties.
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Smart Starts
Inicio inteligente

Con el regreso a clases a la vuelta de la esquina, contar con soluciones fáciles, frescas y saludables para el almuerzo y la cena es más importante que nunca....
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Walking to win
Caminar para ganar

Take a walk. That is the message shared by organizers of the Burnside Summer Walk events, which are held over three consecutive Saturdays in July.
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Brothers and keepers
Hermanos y guardianes

At the age of 14, Tarik Carr lost his mother to cancer. He channeled his grief into helping other youths, and has spent nearly a decade as a mentor in Health People’s Kids-Helping-Kids...
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Pre-K Seats Still Available
Lugares disponibles en pre-jardín de infantes

Aún hay disponibilidad en lugares de pre-jardín de infantes gratuito, de día completo y de alta calidad. Este verano, por primera vez, el Departamento de Educación...
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Fourth is first
El cuarto fue el primero

Last year’s fourth grade students at Christ the King Elementary School (CTK) can now add another line to their publishing credentials – International Literary...
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Power to Learn: exploring Latino cultures (and doing her homework)
Poder para aprender: explorando diversidad dentro de las culturas latinas

Mientras que algunos adultos podrían encontrar difícil articular las complejidades de la identidad y la cultura, la estudiante de...
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