Announcements

Department of Education Press Office

Contact us at: press@schools.nyc.gov

  1. 5/1/2020

    Mayor de Blasio And Chancellor Carranza Announce "Let's Learn NYC" A New Television Program From WNET To Support Remote Learning

    Beginning Monday, May 4, the new educational public television program for young learners will air weekdays at 11:00AM EST on THIRTEEN

  2. 2/21/2020

    Mayor de Blasio Chancellor Carranza and Commissioner Campion Announce Mental Health and Social Services for Department of Education Employees

    Expanded NYC Employee Assistance Program will increase access to mental health and quality of life services for DOE employees and their families

  3. 2/18/2020

    Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Carranza Celebrate Success on National Evaluation Systems of Pre-K for All

    National program assessment systems find Pre-K for All leads to positive outcomes for students

  4. 2/11/2020

    Chancellor Carranza Launches the 14th Annual NYC School Survey

    Students, parents, and staff members can complete the survey until March 31

  5. 2/10/2020

    Chancellor Carranza Celebrates Respect for All Week

    Schools across New York City will participate in Respect for All Week, culminating in National No One Eats Alone Day

  6. 2/10/2020

    Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Carranza Announce Paul Simon Music Fellows Program Benefitting NYC Public Schools' Music and Arts Curriculum

    $1 million grant will fund a fellowship with 40 middle and high school music teachers over two years; additional fellows will be selected in subsequent years

  7. 2/5/2020

    Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Carranza Announce Accelerated Expansion of 3-K for All

    City will now serve 26,000 three-year-olds across all five boroughs in 2020-21 school year

  8. 1/28/2020

    Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Carranza Announce Success of Community Schools: Increased Academic Outcomes Across City

    Independent, three-year research report finds Community Schools significantly improve graduation rates and test scores; reduce chronic absenteeism and disciplinary incidents

  9. 1/10/2020

    Chancellor Carranza Celebrates College Awareness Day

    Schools across New York City will participate in college- and career-themed events, building on City’s record-high college enrollment

  10. 12/18/2019

    Chancellor Carranza Launches Applications For Second Cohort Of Bronx Plan

    Cohort One celebrates investments including $13 million in capital projects and 500 teachers receiving hard-to-staff differential

  11. 12/13/2019

    Chancellor Carranza Announces Record 447 Million Dollar Investment in High-Quality Arts Education

    Annual Arts in Schools Report shows $14 million increase in arts education spending and record number of arts teachers

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