Panel for Educational Policy

The Panel for Educational Policy (PEP) is a 24-member, voting body overseeing New York City Public Schools (NYCPS) and is comprised of community leaders across every neighborhood and borough of New York City. From former educators and principals to advocates and specialists in their field, the Panel is committed to representing the diversity of voice and opinion within New York City school communities, and promoting equity in education.

Speaker Sign Up

All monthly PEP meetings are live-streamed and recorded. View the meeting video recordings. They are also available below.

2024-2025 PEP Meetings

PEP Meeting - July 24, 2024

This meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 24, 2024, at 6:00pm (EST) at the Roosevelt Island School PS/IS 217 (645 Main Street, New York, New York, 10044). All documents for this meeting can also be found on the PEP SharePoint and include the following:

Accessing the Meeting and Registering for Public Comment

If you would like to access this meeting remotely, please visit:

Speaker sign-up will run from 5:30PM until 6:15PM on the day of the meeting and is available via the link found here. Speakers may only sign themselves up to speak during the appropriate comment period(s). Each speaker who registers for public comment will be allotted two and a half minutes of speaking time, while each speaker who registers for general public comment will be allotted two minutes. If you would like to submit written comment, please email

Interpretation Services

Interpretation services will be provided in Spanish, Mandarin, and Bangla. If you need interpretation services for other languages, such as American Sign Language (ASL), they will be provided upon request by contacting us at: (212) 374-0226 or

Spanish Conference Line: Dial 646 964 1167 and enter Meeting ID 160 106 0688 

Mandarin Conference Line: Dial 646 828 7666 and enter Meeting ID 160 131 6572

Bangla Conference Line: Dial 646 828 7666 and enter Meeting ID: 161 109 1947

Servicios de Interpretación

Habrá servicios de interpretación en español, mandarín y cantonés. Para otros idiomas, incluyendo el lenguaje de señas americano, es necesario solicitar previamente el servicio. Para solicitar servicios, llame al (212) 374-0226 o escriba a


屆時將提供西班牙語、普通話和廣東話的口譯服務。如有人提出要求,將提供其他語言(包括美國手語)的口譯服務。如要求服務,請聯絡我們: (212) 374-0226或寫電郵至

2024-2025 Committee Meetings

Contract Committee Meeting - July 22, 2024

The Contracts Committee Meeting will take place on Monday, July 22nd at 12:00pm (EST) in the second-floor conference room of Tweed Courthouse (52 Chambers Street, New York, New York 10007) and the PEP meeting will take place on Wednesday, July 24th at the Roosevelt Island School PS/IS 217 (645 Main Street, New York, New York, 10044). 

All Contracts Committee Meetings are live-streamed and recorded. Previous meeting recordings can be found here.

The Agenda and RAs for this PEP Contracts Committee meeting can be found below.