tag: Computer Science Education Week

Kaya Chwals

Kaya Chwals

CORPORATE ENGAGEMENT MANAGER

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Urban Arts Partnership Looks at Pre-K

One of the most memorable aspects of Mayor DeBlasio's campaign is his commitment to Universal Pre K. There is little question that preschool improves a student's educational trajectory and brings parents into the education community at the onset of their child's education. As an organization dedicated to infusing creativity into public education, Urban Arts Partnership looks forward ... Continue reading ›

Sheena Minott

Sheena Minott

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Teachers Need Love Too!

On Wednesday, December 18th, the teachers at Metropolitan Diploma Plus High School were treated to a well deserved appreciation lunch in their honor. iDESIGN students and PUSH interns were charged with the task of making sure their teachers felt special along with Urban Arts staff members from iDESIGN, PUSH, Story Studio, Fresh Prep and Brotherhood Sisterhood.     Continue reading ›

Armando Somoza

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Urban Arts celebrates an “Hour of Code” event at NYC Adobe Headquarters

Urban Arts is celebrating an “Hour of Code” by partnering with the NYC Adobe Headquarters for a career panel on December 11th.  The "Hour of Code" event is part of a national campaign for Computer Science Education Week designed to demystify computer science for educators and students.  As part of our Adobe Youth Voices program, our ... Continue reading ›