Parent Leaders

Panel for Education Policy

The Panel for Educational Policy (PEP) is responsible for some of the most significant decisions affecting the education system, the panel votes on the Chancellor's proposed education policies, including school co-locations and closings, DOE contracts over $1 million, Gifted and Talented programs, and the citywide school budget

Panel for Education Policy

Parent and Parent Teacher Association

All NYC schools are required to have either a Parent Association or a Parent Teacher Association. These organizations advocate for students and families, update parents and families about the school, and plan and run activities for parents and families. They also support schools by, hosting parent workshops, organizing academic and social activities for families, and running volunteer events. 

Parent and Parent Teacher Association

Parent University

Parent University aims to educate and empower families as partners, advocates, and lifelong educators in their student's education through free courses, resources, events, and activities.

Parent University

School Leadership Team

The School Leadership Team (SLT) is a group of people who develop educational policies for their school. 

School Leadership Team