Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Fariña Announce Highest-Ever Number Of NYC Students Taking And Passing Advanced Placement Exams

Go To Source Participation and performance gains largest among Black and Hispanic students AP for All is bringing all NYC high schoolers access to at least five AP classes by fall 2021 NEW YORK––Mayor Bill de Blasio and Chancellor Carmen Fariña today announced record numbers of New York City students taking and passing Advanced Placement [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:26:47+00:00 January 17th, 2017|AP for All|0 Comments

Camino a la universidad para todos los niños: Canciller Fariña

Go To Source  Carmen Fariña, Canciller de educación de la Ciudad de Nueva York El proceso universitario puede ser dificultoso para los estudiantes y sus familias. De mi familia, soy el primer miembro que asistió a la universidad y entiendo lo estresante que puede ser este proceso. Como Canciller de educación, procurar que cada estudiante [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:27:45+00:00 January 12th, 2017|College Access for ALL - MS|0 Comments

Chancellor Fariña Announces College Awareness Day

Go To Source NYC schools Pre-K through 12 engage students and families around early college awareness Schools will participate in college and career events throughout January, DOE’s College and Career Month NEW YORK – Chancellor Carmen Fariña is joining middle school students from the Bronx and Brooklyn today to celebrate College Awareness Day. College Awareness [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:28:39+00:00 January 11th, 2017|College Access for ALL - MS|0 Comments

Op-Ed: A Path To College And Careers For All Children

By NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña Go to Source Navigating the college process can be challenging for students and their families. As the first person in my family to go to college, I know how stressful this process can be. As Chancellor, getting every student on the path to college regardless of their home language [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:31:46+00:00 January 11th, 2017|College Access for ALL - MS|0 Comments

Schools Chancellor to kick off NYC’s first College and Career month with Bronx and Brooklyn middle-schoolers

Go To Source City Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña will join Bronx and Brooklyn middle-schoolers Wednesday for a panel discussion to kick off the city’s first College and Career month. At Wednesday College Awareness Day, students from Pelham Gardens Middle School in the Bronx and Public School 171 and Highland Park Community School in Brooklyn will [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:32:33+00:00 January 10th, 2017|College Access for ALL - MS|0 Comments

Mayor and Chancellor Kick Off First Day of School With New Equity and Excellence for all Initiatives Reaching Over 800 Schools

Go To Source Video available at: http://youtu.be/7nRFsH6UyGE New initiatives will raise the bar: 80 percent of students will graduate high school on time, and 2/3 of students will be college-ready Building on Pre-K for All and Community Schools, City promotes academic excellence, student & community support, and innovation 70,430 children registered for opening [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:33:32+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Equity and Excellence|0 Comments

Chancellor Fariña Announces 63 High Schools to Offer New Advanced Placement Courses for 2016-17 Through AP for All

Go To Source AP for All Initiative Will Support New Courses and Training and Support for Educators and Students 35 of the Selected Schools Currently Have No AP Courses NEW YORK – Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced today that this fall, 63 high schools will offer new Advanced Placement courses, including 35 that offered no [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:34:30+00:00 June 13th, 2016|AP for All|0 Comments

City Announces New Initiatives to Increase Diversity at Specialized High Schools

Go To Source Six New Initiatives to Provide More Outreach, Tutoring, and Opportunities for Underrepresented Students to Enroll in Specialized High Schools NEW YORK – Chancellor Carmen Fariña today announced six new initiatives aimed at increasing access and boosting diversity at New York City’s specialized high schools. These efforts are beginning this summer and will [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:36:09+00:00 June 9th, 2016|DREAM|0 Comments

Equity and Excellence: Chancellor Fariña Announces Progress on Reforms to Raise Achievement Across All Public Schools

Go To Source Posted: 02/09/2016 Initiatives to Ensure Rigorous Learning in Every Classroom and Prepare More Students for College and Careers are Underway NEW YORK – Chancellor Carmen Fariña today announced concrete progress made across the new initiatives to achieve equity and excellence across all New York City public schools, first laid out by Mayor [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:43:42+00:00 February 9th, 2016|Equity and Excellence|0 Comments