Youngsters Explore “Music From Around The World” At PAL’s Summer Day Camps

This summer, Police Athletic League (PAL) children who are participating in Summer Day Camps in Manhattan will explore the theme “Music from Around the World.” Continue Reading →

STEM Kids NYC Is Hiring! STEAM Teachers & Gurus Needed At Columbia In Harlem

STEM Kids NYC, a Harlem-based 501(c)(3) founded in 2015 and featured on NBC’s GIVE show, bridges the gap between current school curriculum and the immediate need to prepare students for STEM skills and for jobs that do not yet exist. Continue Reading →

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 →

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 →

Harlem’s NY Urban League To Honor Women Leaders In STEM And Social Justice

urbanNew York, New York, September 9th, New York Urban League to host 2nd annual Black and White Champagne brunch at La Marina NYC Saturday, September 17th, 2016. Continue Reading →

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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HW Pick: Global STEM Alliance Summit In NYC

©2015 Diane Allford_4043The first annual Global STEM Alliance Summit, with students traveling from China, Egypt, India, Macedonia, Mexico, Morocco, Philippines, Scotland, Singapore, Tanzania, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and throughout the USA to attend. Continue Reading →

Children’s Museums Honors Harlem Children’s Zone’s Geoffrey Canada

geoffrey-canadaThe Association of Children’s Museums will convene hundreds of leaders from children’s museums and supporting organizations to learn about and advocate for the role of children’s museums in closing the achievement gap, Continue Reading →

Silicon Harlem’s Youth Education & Career Conference 2.0

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On Saturday, August 8th, Silicon Harlem and the Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce, held the Youth Education & Career Conference 2.0 for teens and young adults. Continue Reading →

Meet Some Of The Folks At Harlem Biospace At Columbia

harlem biopsace teacherDr. Aaron Kyle, is Lead Instructor for the Hk Maker Lab. He is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of  Biomedical Engineering (BME) at Columbia University in Harlem.

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Creating a STEAM Mentality At Home

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There are not enough students who plan on majoring in the STEAM fields which are science, technology, engineering, arts, or math.  Continue Reading →