NYC gave thousands of students iPads. For English learners, those devices have not been up to the task

“We’re watching our students struggle with technology not designed to help them learn. We teach high school English to new immigrants in the South Bronx. During our online classes, we notice our students multitasking to survive this pandemic.  We see them providing child care for younger siblings, and we hear them working jobs to help […]

By John Russo | Blog . news

Back to School Resources

8-14-13 Teachers, Administrators, and Counselors! Just in time for the first chilly day in NYC, we’ve put together some resources to help ease your back-to-school prep.   LESSON PLANNING: Lesson planning/ sharing including Common-Core-oriented example lessons and aligned resources.   COMMON CORE: On 8-21-13, join Education Week reporter Catherine Gewertz for a free webinar […]