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PENCIL Friday News Wrap

02.07.2014  |  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 …

New York Magazine Contributing Editor Bob Kokler

02.05.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

In the November 24, 2013 edition of the New York Magazine, Contributing Editor Bob Kolker’s article, “The Opt-Outers” asks “what happens if enough New York parents say they don’t want their kids to take tests?” Kolker joined PENCIL staff recently …

PENCIL Friday News Wrap

01.31.2014  |  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 Fellows Alum Andrew Teoh

01.30.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL News

In the summer of 2008, Andrew Teoh had just graduated from Tottenville High School on Staten Island, and was preparing to attend the School of Visual Arts. That summer, Andrew participated in the PENCIL Fellows Program, then in its second …

PENCIL Fellows Alumni network over their Winter Break

01.25.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

PENCIL Fellows know how to network. More importantly, they know why networking is more important than ever in today’s economy. Networking empowers us to find new connections, positions, and industries, and to find mentors who can guide us through our …

PENCIL Fellows Excel Training Part One

01.25.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL News

Most entry-level jobs require a working knowledge of Excel. This 3-part guide will help students applying to The PENCIL Fellows Program master this important tool.

PENCIL Fellows Excel Training Part Two

01.25.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL News

Most entry-level jobs require a working knowledge of Excel. This 3-part guide will help students applying to The PENCIL Fellows Program master this important tool.

PENCIL Fellows Excel Training Part Three

01.25.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL News

Most entry-level jobs require a working knowledge of Excel. This 3-part guide will help students applying to The PENCIL Fellows Program master this important tool.

PENCIL Friday News Wrap

01.24.2014  |  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 …

PENCIL remembers and celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr.

01.20.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, we’re proud to thank our network of passionate school and business Partners for doing so much to help our students reach their potential. Our Partners apply PENCIL’s models of school-business collaboration in schools across …