Meetings and Workshops
CEC Meetings & Registration Links:
Family and Student Information Session Recordings
Watch the November 12 and 19 Information Sessions.
Parent University is Here!
Parent University serves all families, from early childhood through adulthood, and seeks to educate and empower them as partners and advocates through free courses, resources, events, and activities.
Find additional information on the DOE’s Family Empowerment site.
Free Meals for Students and Families
All families and students can continue to go to any school building between 9:00 a.m. - noon on weekdays to pick up three free grab-and-go meals. No identification or registration is necessary. Halal and kosher meals are available at some sites.
From 3-5 p.m., New Yorkers of all ages can pick up free meals at 260 Community Meals sites across the city.
New NYPL App
Get the power of The New York Public Library, anytime, anywhere. With the new NYPL app, you can manage your account online, browse for books, and request materials for pickup at one of NYPL’s 50 grab-and-go locations. You can even use the app for contactless self-checkout while at the Library.
Big Apple Teacher Awards
Let's recognize all those who go above and beyond to serve our students and families! Nominate your favorite teacher here.
FLAG Award for Teacher Excellence Nominations Open Now
The FLAG Award recognizes and celebrates extraordinary public-school teachers who inspire learning through creativity, passion, and commitment. One grand-prize winner from each of NYC’s five boroughs will receive a $25,000 cash prize and finalists will each receive $10,000. The winning teachers’ schools will each receive $10,000 and each finalist’s school will receive $2,000 for arts-based initiatives designed by the award recipient. Nominate a teacher now!
Donate or Volunteer to Rescue Food
Free Audible Books for kids during remote schooling
Instantly stream a collection of titles free on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet. Available in 8 languages.