In the spirit of the holidays, today's Coffee with the Principal was a discussion on diversity and how this "makes us smarter." We expanded on the definition of diversity beyond ethnic groups such as religious, LGBTQ, economic status, and other forms. One of the main points that we established was that we are an inclusive school with our core values deeply rooted in respecting differences, and how this ultimately benefits our life-long learning. We then went into the rich, cultural institutions and experiences that NYC has to offer - and how many of them can be obtained for free.
Below is the New York City Reads 365 booklist compiled by the NYC DOE:
Please "Read More" below for the links to these amazing, free opportunities:
Thanks to a partnership between the DOE, Microsoft, and the NYC Council, parents of City students across all five boroughs and DOE staff members, are able to download the following Microsoft digital products for free:
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