Parent Coordinator Alliance Network: Sustaining Partnerships

If education is to be considered the great 'equalizer' in society, then it must be promoted, communicated and exhibited by school professionals. My sincere desire is to help open the floodgates to allow a productive and natural flow of all human-related discussions, covering 'difficult' topics collectively. Societal changes can only come about when we swallow our guilt, anger, resentments, and fears about one another and what it means to be considered and treated equally. Merit alone should be the measuring tape by which a person is regarded. The mistakes in our historical 'national' past, misperceptions, negative experiences, maltreatment, human bondage included, were not US....

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Help With NYC 2016-2017 Kindergarten Applications

There is still time to apply to kindergarten for the 2016-2017 school year and we want to share some helpful tips as you choose schools to list on your application. Applications are accepted through January 15, 2016. You can update your application until January 15 if you have already submitted. Here is how the school pages in the 2016 Kindergarten Directory can help you learn about your zoned school and other program options.

Historical Significance of “It takes a Village”

It may seem that this phrase, "It takes a village to raise a child", was first coined by Hillary Clinton when she was our nation's First Lady. Perhaps, for many of us this was the first time hearing this great proverb, particularly in reference to parenting children in America. The truth is that this stroke of genius was neither … Continue reading Historical Significance of “It takes a Village”