Chancellor Fariña Kicks Off Summer In The City Applications From Harlem To Hollis

Chancellor Fariña today kicked off the application period for Summer in the City (SITC) enrichment programs that offer students hands-on, STEM-oriented, and college-aligned curricula, as well as educational visits to New York City cultural institutions. Continue Reading →

MetLife Holds STEM Day For Kids At Family Shelter In Harlem

On Thursday February 23rd, Win (formerly Women in Need) will host an all-day event at one of its Harlem shelters dedicated to STEM education for more than 20 children during their school break. Continue Reading →

NYC Department Of Design Construction Accepting Apps From Harlem To Hollis

YC Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) and the NYC Administration for Children’s Services (ACS), announced today it is accepting applications for its upcoming summer internship programs. Continue Reading →

“Lessons For Mathematics Education” By Dr. Erica N. Walker At Teachers College Columbia University

Teachers College, Columbia University presents the 4th Annual Edmund W. Gordon Lecture, Hidden in Plain Sight: Lessons for Mathematics Education Seen Through A Storytelling Lens, to be delivered by Professor Erica N. Walker. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Mark-Viverito, Rodriguez And Others On DDC Summer School Enrichment Program

melissa-mark-viverito-and-ydanis-rodriguez1Uptown electeds Melissa Mark-Viverito and Ydanis Rodriguez comment on a study of middle school students who participated in the New York City Department of Design and Construction’s (DDC) Middle School Summer Enrichment Program has found that, after the program, students overall were more interested in technical career fields. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: Family Engagement Grows And More Work Lies Ahead From Harlem To Hollis

Schools Chancellor Carmen FariñaBy NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña

September is a time for new beginnings and a time to build on the progress we’ve made as a community. Continue Reading →

NYUL Honored Women Leaders In STEM And Social Justice

photo-7New York Urban League (NYUL) hosted the 2nd annual Black and White Champagne brunch at La Marina NYC Saturday, September 17th, 2016. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Lincoln Center Education Launches “Think Like An Artist” Video Series

think-like-an-artistAs part of the celebration of its 40th anniversary and in conjunction with the National Arts in Education week, Lincoln Center Education (LCE), today launches a new series called Think Like an Artist. Continue Reading →

It’s Back, HBA’s Disrupt Harlem Code Squad Returns

disrupt in harlemHarlem Business Alliance’s STEM & Entrepreneurship program connects Harlem’s young adults to the NYC tech industry. After 11 weeks, participants learn how to code and design a web app of their own creation.
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Harlem’s Clayton Banks Talks Harlem Future On Salon

silicon harlemSalon’s Carrie Sheffield sat down with Silicon Harlem founder Clayton Banks on Monday for a Facebook Live discussion about the unique gentrification infecting Harlem, New York.
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