Notes from the Field: Celebrating and Building School Community

In our new Notes from the Field series, we share stories from Learning Leaders program staff who train and support volunteers in over 300 schools throughout NYC. This edition comes from Felicia Wilson-Ocasio, Director of Educational Services for the Bronx and Queens. On Friday Dec 23rd I was honored to participate in PS 112 D4’s […]

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Three Ways You Can Make A Difference!

We wish you a fun and happy holiday season! As you take the opportunity to celebrate, consider giving back to support student success in NYC schools. Here are three ways that you can make a lasting difference. Follow through with that New Year’s resolution to give back! Join a team of over 4000 caring and […]

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PS 20 Queens Learning Leaders Featured in UFT New York Teacher News!

Much of the teaching team’s workload doubled this year at PS 20 in Flushing, Queens. Fortunately, Learning Leaders volunteers Laura Zelada and Chee Fong Chia were there to help. “At the start of this year, there were times when I was so overwhelmed,” said teacher Christina Tang. “This is an intense program and you always […]

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