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PENCIL Friday News Wrap

07.11.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

Every day, PENCIL reads about the new trends, latest developments, and biggest shifts in education and school-business collaboration. The Friday News Wrap shares what we’ve learned with our network. Here are some of the most important columns, op-eds, and developments that we …

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07.09.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL News, Video Archive

Watch our new series to see what college and career skills PENCIL Fellows are learning this summer.

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07.08.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

A new study from the Thomas B. Fordham Institute, “Lacking Leaders: The Challenges of Principal Recruitment, Selection, and Placement,” underscores the importance of working with principals and providing them with the skills that they need to help their staff, students, …

PENCIL Fellows meet with a facilitator at a 2-day orientation

07.06.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News, Press Releases

[The following press release explains just some of the ways that PENCIL Partner and supporter JPMorgan Chase & Co. is stepping up to provide New York City's students with the college and career readiness that they need, and that our economy …

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07.05.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

PENCIL welcomed new President David Weiner on May 28, following his selection by the Board Search Committee earlier this spring. Building on PENCIL’s work over the past two decades, Dave will execute PENCIL’s strategic plan to dramatically deepen and expand …

PENCIL Friday News Wrap

07.04.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

Every day, PENCIL reads about the new trends, latest developments, and biggest shifts in education and school-business collaboration. The Friday News Wrap shares what we’ve learned with our network. Here are some of the most important columns, op-eds, and developments that we …

PENCIL Friday News Wrap

06.27.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

Every day, PENCIL reads about the new trends, latest developments, and biggest shifts in education and school-business collaboration. The Friday News Wrap shares what we’ve learned with our network. Here are some of the most important columns, op-eds, and developments that we …

PENCIL President Dave Weiner

06.27.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

Join us in welcoming our new President, Dave Weiner!

PENCIL's College and Career Readiness

06.27.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

On the last day of school, 137 PENCIL Fellows are heading to work: Businesses across NYC are stepping up to help young people develop critical college and career readiness skills. Read that story and more in our Summer 2014 Newsletter.

2014 PENCIL Benefit featured image

06.27.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   Event Highlights, PENCIL News

The Power of Partnership Annual Benefit Dinner raised nearly $1.6 million to help New York City schools and students reach their potential.