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09.17.2014  |  Leave a Comment | Partnership Spotlights, PENCIL News

As New York City public schools open their doors this week, the focus is on making sure students master the skills needed to graduate ready for college and a career.

Joanna Cannon - PENCIL COO

09.15.2014  |  Leave a Comment | PENCIL News, Press Releases

Former NYCDOE Official to Lead Internal Operations and Help Shape Strategic Direction to Grow PENCIL’s Work to Improve New York’s Public Schools

2014 Fellow & Business Mentor

08.26.2014  |  Leave a Comment | Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL News, Video Archive

Business Mentors like Carolyn Bateman, Meringoff Properties Vice President of Property Management, support New York City students in developing key job skills as part of six-week internships through PENCIL Fellows.

PENCIL Fellows Leeza, Justin, and Kristina

08.14.2014  |  Leave a Comment | Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL News

A couple of days into my first week as a PENCIL Fellow, I felt like I had been at PENCIL for years—which I take as a great sign because it means that I have grown very comfortable with the team here. Who would have believed the past six weeks would fly by so fast!