LOCAL NEWS

The City College Academy of the Arts, founded in 2005, is a 6th to 12th grade New York City Department of Education /City University of New York/The Children’s Aid Society early college, full-service community school, in northern Manhattan.

NATIONAL NEWS

In partnership with the United Way of the Bay Area, The Children’s Aid Society National Center for Community Schools (NCCS) planned and co-hosted a “Community Schools Fundamentals” conference in Oakland, California, on December 4 and 5.

Visitor Profiles

On December 4, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Chancellor Dennis Walcott and Chief Academic Officer and Senior Deputy Chancellor Shael Polakow-Suransky held a press conference to announce that during the 2012-2013 school year New York City students had achieved an all-time record high school graduation rate.

What's Informing Our Thinking

The Social Neuroscience of Education: Optimizing Attachment & Learning in the Classroom by Louis Cozolino, Published by W.W. Norton & Company, 2013