4 NYC Charter Students to Attend World Food Summit in Denmark

  via JVL Wildcat Press Release Four NYC charter school students who attend a charter high school for over-aged, under-credited youth were invited to the renowned World Food Summit in Copenhagen, Denmark later this month, participating in a cooking competition for a gala, which will be attended by Denmark’s Queen Margrethe. The John V. Lindsay Wildcat … Continued

A Look Inside the 2017 Summer Leadership Conference!

  On July 21st, 2017, CEI held its annual Summer Leadership Conference at the Doubletree Hilton in Tarrytown, NY. Each year, the summer conference is an opportunity to offer high-quality professional development workshops as well as connect educators throughout New York City with the best educational resources available. With over 500 participants, 50 education exhibitors, and … Continued

Students are Getting Their Kicks at Charles O. Dewey Middle School (15K136)

By Harvey Kaplan The Center for Educational Innovation in collaboration with the Sports and Arts in Schools Foundation have strived to create a meaningful after-school program for the students at the Charles O. Dewey Middle School, located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, Eric Sackler, Principal. In keeping with the 21st Century Community Learning Center (the funding … Continued

News 12 Highlights the Bronx High School of Business Music Program!

via News 12 The Bronx – link to the original article The Bronx High School of Business is helping students express their creativity and produce tunes with their music production program. Kevin Boodoo, a junior and future audio engineer, says he’s always had an interest in music, but the program has taught him much more about … Continued

The Council of School Supervisors & Administrators Highlights CEI!

  The Council of School Supervisors & Administrators recently highlighted CEI’s 21st Century Learning Program in their monthly newsletter. This DOE program supports the creation of community learning centers that provide academic enrichment opportunities during non-school hours for children, particularly students who attend high-poverty and low-performing schools. The program helps students meet state and local student standards in … Continued

Project BOOST Middle School Celebration

On May 31st, CEI & Project BOOST will hold it’s annual Middle School Celebration for all graduating 2017 BOOST Middle School Scholars. Similar to past years, the night will feature student exhibitions such as songs, dances, and musical performances from BOOST schools across the 5 boroughs. Performing this year will be M.S. 180X, I.S. 008Q, … Continued

Project BOOST & MS 180 Help Change the Face of the World!

Project BOOST & MS 180 proudly present the 6th Annual Smile Train Fundraising Talent Show! Join us for a night of talented student performances while supporting a good cause! Thursday, May 11, 6:00 – 8:30 pm 750 Baychester Avenue, Bronx, NY Tickets for sale at the door, $5 dollar suggested donation. Smile Train is an international children’s … Continued

CEI Named an Approved CTLE Provider by NYSED

  CEI continually evolves to meet the needs of teachers and administrators in a constantly changing educational landscape. Following the State Education Department’s modification to the Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) requirements, CEI has been recognized as an approved CTLE provider. This accreditation enables educators to utilize CEI’s conferences, professional learning services, workshops, and … Continued

Lavelle Prep International Day Celebration

  On March 21st, Lavelle Prep Charter School hosted its 6th Annual International Day. Parents and students were invited to attend an afternoon celebration at the school which featured food and entertainment from a variety of different cultures.     The high school dance teacher, Ms. Jackson, and her students showcased three different dance performances. … Continued