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Merryl H. Tisch, Ernest Logan, and Kathryn S. Wylde discuss the major education issues facing New York City at Principal For A Day.

11.18.2013  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News, Video Archive

A week before New York City’s  mayoral election, three leading voices in public education—New York State Board of Regents Chancellor Merryl H. Tisch, Council of School Supervisors & Administrators President Ernest A. Logan, and New York City Partnership President & …

PENCIL will appear on American Graduate Day this Saturday at approximately 4:58 PM EST!

11.14.2013  |  Leave a Comment  |   Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL News, Video Archive

American Graduate Day examined what it takes to keep students in school and on track to graduation. Watch Thirteen Education Reporter Christina Ha interview PENCIL Panelists E. Scott Beattie, Tracy Shu, and Ashley Budhai.

Merryl H. Tisch, Ernest Logan, and Kathryn S. Wylde discuss the major education issues facing New York City at Principal For A Day.

10.31.2013  |  Leave a Comment  |   Event Highlights, PENCIL News, Video Archive

More than 200 school and business leaders joined PENCIL for Principal For A Day, where top State and City education leaders discussed major education issues.

Common Core State Standards

10.31.2013  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

At Principal For A Day, PENCIL’s panelists discussed Common Core, PTECH, Teacher Evaluation, and Mayor Bloomberg. Read these articles for extra credit on these vital education issues.

American Airlines

10.29.2013  |  Leave a Comment  |   Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL News

Find out how longtime PENCIL Supporter American Airlines lifted up students.

Pro Bono Week

10.21.2013  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

Inspired by the American Bar Association’s National Celebration of Pro Bono, Pro Bono Week, October 20-26, 2013, is an annual global celebration of the pro bono ethic across all professions that use their talents to make a difference. PENCIL’s volunteers, supporters, …

A student makes notes on a mock resume during a PENCIL Fellows Training Session

10.15.2013  |  Leave a Comment  |   Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL News

We’ve received a number of questions from past and current Fellows on the best way to list your PENCIL Fellows work experience. It’s a great question. See our example of how you should list your PENCIL Fellows experience on your resume and LinkedIn.

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10.15.2013  |  2 Comments  |   PENCIL News

PENCIL President Michael Haberman wrote the following column for The Huffington Post. For more updates, follow him on Twitter. As the Bloomberg era comes to a close and we prepare to welcome a new mayor, New Yorkers are all rushing to define …

PENCIL Fellow at Work

10.10.2013  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News

There was a lot of talk at Education Nation this week about the need for employer engagement in education to ensure student success in college and the workplace. And there was consensus that a key component of employer engagement should …

PENCIL will appear on American Graduate Day this Saturday at approximately 4:58 PM EST!

09.25.2013  |  Leave a Comment  |   Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL News

Watch PENCIL Partner E. Scott Beattie, President and CEO, Elizabeth Arden, Inc., and PENCIL Fellows Ashley Budhai and Tracy Chu discuss how critical it is for businesses to get involved with our schools to help students graduate this Saturday, September 28th, at about 4:53 PM EST on PBS’ “American Graduate Day.”