I.S. 59Q – Digital Citizenship and Bullying Prevention

I.S. 59 on Digital Citizenship, Bullying Prevention, and Team Unity Dance Team The panel members and moderator included (from left to right in the group photo) were Lynette Shelborne-Barfield, moderator/liaison for New York State Senator Comrie; Delicia B. Davis, author/educator; NY. State Senator Leroy Comrie; Jason Cianciotto, Executive Director, Keba Cairo, Author/Founder of Don’t Snooze on Clues, Youth for Human […]

Inter-Visitation: P.S. 135 and I.S. 238

On 12/11/17 P.S. 135 partnered up for inter-visitations with I.S. 238. It was a very successful day as our ELA teachers visited other ELA teachers at I.S. 238 to learn about new instructional strategies that can help support students in their transition between elementary school and middle school. By doing this, the idea is for […]

Chancellor’s Assistant Principal Conference

Assistant Principals gather from around NYC to attend the Chancellor’s Assistant Principal Conference on December 7. The topic of the conference is “High-Quality Instruction: Supporting ALL Learners” and will include remarks by Chancellor Carmen Fariña and Deputy Chancellor Phil Weinberg in the morning program. This event provides APs with an opportunity to network, share best practices, and celebrate the work […]

District 29 Tenure Celebration

http://www.uft.org/around-uft/district-29-tenure-celebration-0 For the second year in a row, newly tenured teachers in District 29 gathered for a celebration of their accomplishments. This year, 60 teachers were honored in a ceremony at PS/IS 208 in Bellerose, Queens, on Oct. 11. Many of the newly tenured teachers were accompanied by their principals, who gave short speeches praising […]

District 29 Elementary Admissions Event

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 | 05:30 PM – 07:30 PM Elementary education prepares your child for success in school and life.  In one night, make one plan for Pre-K, Kindergarten, and Gifted & Talented Admissions and learn how to apply to all three admissions processes.

D29 Administrators Meet to Creatively Plan for an Innovative Future

On August 28, 2017 school leaders from around District 29 met at the Apple offices in Midtown Manhattan to discuss best practices in leading the numerous changes in their school buildings.  More specifically, administrators discussed the role of technology in the students learning process.  Apple account specialist Lisa Atwan and Apple experts explained that technology […]