Monthly Archives: December 2010

Free Yellow Bus for School Trips

Danette Gooden from the Queens Integrated Service Center has shared information about getting yellow bus service for school trips. See the attached document for details. Trips within the five boroughs are free! Free Yellow Bus Information  Advertisements

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Advocacy Toolkit

Toolkit for organizing and mobilizing parents/guardians around educational issues in schools and communities. http://www.classsizematters.org/CSM_Advocacy_Toolkit_2010.pdf

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Parsons Pre-College Academy for Students in Grades 4-12

AT PARSONS PRE-COLLEGE ACADEMY, STUDENTS IN GRADES 4–12 CAN CHOOSE FROM AN ARRAY OF SATURDAY CLASSES IN GREENWICH VILLAGE. OPEN HOUSE / SATURDAY, JANUARY 22, 2011 / 11:00 A.M RSVP: ACADEMY@NEWSCHOOL.EDU SPRING 2011 CLASSES / FEBRUARY 5 – APRIL 23, … Continue reading

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Learning Leaders Financial Aid Workshop

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Students and their Use of Facebook

This is an interesting way to discuss facebook and the college process…………From the NACAC listserv.     A parent told me she’d heard another story about someone who lost a job because of what was on their Facebook page, and … Continue reading

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YEAR UP NEW YORK-Program for 18-24 year olds

This is an excellent program for students who need an extra push, and the genuine few who are lost!  There is a Dec 15 initial deadline, so if you know anyone, tell them to get the application in ASAP. YEAR UP … Continue reading

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Chair Scholars

Program Information and application This opportunity is available only for schools that participate in the Learning Leaders College Planning Program. The ChairScholars Foundation, Inc. is a Florida-based 501 (c) (3) charity that provides scholarships to students with severe physical disabilities … Continue reading

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