Education

Universal Pre-K Sign-up Deadline

Parents have until Apr. 23rd to register their children for universal pre-kindergarten. Children turning four years old in 2014 who live in New York City are eligible to attend pre-k programs. Pre-k is free. You do not have to pay to attend programs offered by the NYC Department of Education.

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A life dedicated to literacy
Una vida dedicada a la alfabetización

Ramón González developed his love for books at an early age. Starting at about six years old, he seemed to always have had a book...
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Too high a cost
Un costo demasiado alto

Él estaba en el ataque. El contralor del estado Thomas DiNapoli realizó una visita al Centro de Excelencia de Asma...
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HOPE comes to Harlem
‘HOPE’ llega a Harlem

When John Hope Bryant was a kid growing up in Los Angeles, his first business venture was selling candy from his house. He...
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A Failing Grade
Una mala nota

En educación artística, nuestra Ciudad no está sacando buenas calificaciones. Mi oficina acaba de publicar un revelador...
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For Passover, a glimpse into the past

Para la Pascua Judía, una Mirada al pasado

To coincide with the observance of Passover season, two rare medieval Hebrew manuscripts are on display at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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HOPE comes to Harlem

When John Hope Bryant was a kid growing up in Los Angeles, his first business venture was selling candy from his house. He proved to be quite the entrepreneur, earning an average of $300 a week. But when he was 18, he made a bad business decision and lost all the...

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A dancing debut
Un debut de baile

With the silliness of April Fool’s out of the way, it was time to get serious. Serious about Zumba. On Wed., Apr. 2nd, Inwood Community...
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Junot Díaz at Columbia University

As part of the Writing Lives Series at the Heyman Center for the Humanities, author Junot Díaz will read from his work and discuss his writing. Diaz will be in discussion with Alondra Nelson, Professor of Sociology at Columbia, and Frances Negrón-Muntaner, Associate Professor of English...

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In bloom? Books!
¿Floreciendo? ¡Libros!

Kevin Klepper vio la oportunidad en una pila de libros desechados. El residente de Washington Heights siguió sus instintos...
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Understanding Autism
Entendiendo el autismo

El Trastorno del Espectro Autista (TEA) es uno de amplio espectro. Generalmente, los síntomas comienzan a aparecer...
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Preventing Falls with VNSNY Choice
Previniendo caídas con VNSNY Choice

El pasado jueves 27 de marzo, VNSNY CHOICE, junto con el senador estatal Bill Perkins, realizó un taller gratuito de salud...
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