“I never would have dropped out of college if I’d had my posse with me.” – Deborah Bial is the President and Founder of The Posse Foundation, an organization that identifies public high school students with extraordinary academic and leadership potential who may be overlooked by traditional college selection processes.
Congrats to our Local 2015 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators!
The Digital Innovators program rewards 100 tech-savvy K-12 educators from across the country who are serving as leaders in the education technology space and incorporating digital media in classrooms to promote student engagement and achievement.
This series of videos features exemplary principals in varied school settings nationwide, who bring to life and reinforce the five key practices of effective principals. These videos are intended to spark conversation, reflection and new thinking for aspiring, new and veteran principals.
Plenty of parents continue to pay for preschool programs, but the city wants to be sure no child is left out. Metrofocus’ Andrea Vasquez visited a program to report on the plans to expand this model for early learning.
WNET Education at NYC Pre-K Enrollment Community Fair
This past weekend, WNET Education attended a Pre-K Enrollment Community Fair held at PS 30 Hernandez/Hughes in East Harlem to share details about WNET’s free early education programs, activities, and media resources. The event was 1 of 5 community fairs held concurrently throughout all five boroughs of NYC.