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ANNOUNCEMENT: UA Charter School for Computer Science Community Forum

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Melissa Stern

January 11, 2016
You are cordially invited to learn about a new school in the South Bronx! The Urban Assembly Charter School for Computer Science Thursday, January 14th, 2016 At 4:00 pm or 5:00 pm or 6:00 pm. Choose a time that works best for you! Pizza & light refreshments will be provided  Location: Mill Brook Community Center Jobs-Plus Entry Ramp, 201 St. Ann’s Avenue, Basement Level (137th Street between St. Ann’s Avenue and Brook Avenue)Why?  The Urban Assembly will submit an application to the SUNY Trustees this month to open The Urban Assembly Charter School for Computer Science a new
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UA's Career & Technical Education Symposium High-Quality CTE for College and Career

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Melissa Stern

January 9, 2016
The Urban Assembly's 2nd Annual Career & Technical Education Symposium: High-Quality CTE for College and Career held on January 9th, 2016 at New York University's Kimmel Center was a great success. Over 100 partners, practitioners, educators, policy makers and community members came together for a day of lively discussions regarding critical topics in the field of Career & Technical Education. Select partners in attendance included the NYC Department of Education, JPMorgan Chase, Jobs For the Future, Teacher's College Columbia University, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, Apollo Theater, Harlem RBI, Charter School Growth Fund, Partnership
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A Career & Technical Education Symposium: Preparing Today's Youth for the 21st Century Economy

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Melissa Stern

December 19, 2014
Recognized as a leader in Career & Technical Education (CTE), The Urban Assembly has created seven New York City CTE public high schools. In an effort to serve, celebrate and learn from the field, The Urban Assembly partnered with The JPMorgan Chase Foundation to host their first ever CTE Symposium: Preparing Today's Youth for the 21st Century Economy on Saturday, December 13th. The symposium invited practitioners, experts, policy advisors, funders, and public and private sector leaders to showcase CTE best practices and discuss challenges in a dynamic, participatory conference setting.
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