Anne Williams-Isom, Harlem Children’s Zone New CEO

013The chief operating officer at Harlem Children’s Zone has been appointed to lead the educational and social service organization. Continue Reading →

Touro College In Harlem Student Wins “Student Of The Year” Award

???????Michael Erickson, a third year medical student at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in Harlem, has won the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) 2014 “National Student DO of the Year” award. Continue Reading →

‘Get Your Jump On!’ At The Harlem Children’s Zone

DOUBLE DUTCH AT HARLEM CHILDREN ZONEGet your sneakers, tee shirts, sweat pants and back pack for the Saturday, February 1st, 2014 Open Community Double Dutch Program with coach Malika Lee Whitney. Continue Reading →

Heights Charter School Puts Kids in “Calm Down Room”

NightmareroomA charter school located in Washington Heights, New York is coming under great scrutiny for the way they choose to discipline children who misbehave. Continue Reading →

New City College Model Is Ex-Apple Exec Scott Forstall

19cn2juwxs3ikpngYou thought you’d heard the last of Scott Forstall when he was ousted from his Cupertino corner office a little more than a year ago over the Apple Maps fiasco. Continue Reading →

Charter Schools Free Ticket Under New NY Mayor-Elect’s Plans May Change

Charter SchoolsOperators of New York City’s publicly financed, privately run charter schools are bracing for changes promised by Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio — including the possibility of having to pay rent — that they worry could reverse 12 years of growth enjoyed under Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Continue Reading →

Teacher Throws first-grader down stairs at Harlem school

abuse1n-5-webA teacher allegedly tossed a first-grader with special needs down a flight of stairs at a Harlem elementary school that’s notorious for violence and abuse. Continue Reading →