Tuesday, March 26
Desegregating Manhattan Public Schools
Moving Forward Toward Equity and Excellence
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Martin Luther King Jr. Education Complex
- A performance by Epic Theater
- Manhattan students from Teens Take Charge and IntegrateNYC
- Amy Wells, Professor of Sociology and Education at Teachers College at Columbia University and Member of the Mayor’s School Diversity Advisory Group
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Read an article by students from Teens Take Charge: NYC’s schools chief Richard Carranza promised us he’ll keep pushing for racial integration
Read an article by Amy Wells: From one white parent to another: Don’t pick schools because they’re selective and mostly white
Brought to you by the Parent Leaders at CEC1, CEC2, CEC3, CEC4, CEC5, CEC6
Free Food, Childcare, and Translations
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Wednesday, March 27
CECD2 Screening Committee
6:30 – 8:30 pm
333 Seventh Avenue, 7th Floor Conference Room
Please join CECD2 for a discussion on screened middle school admissions, including a presentation and discussion on:
Understanding the NYC School Matching Process
How does the algorithm work?
Is there a best strategy?
What you need to know when applying to schools.
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