Education NYC

Julie Nariman principal of the High School of Language and Innovation talking about education in NYC

February 12, 2019

The Opportunity Myth

I attend monthly meetings with the other 40 or so principals.  The professional development at these meetings is always something that gives me insights into how to […]
December 22, 2018

Relishing work before vacation

Yesterday was the Friday before winter break.   I noticed people using a typical greeting I hear each year around this time: “One day until break,” or “Let’s make […]
October 24, 2018

Making thinking transparent

Every week, my assistant principals and I hold a meeting with the teacher-leaders of each department in our high school: math, science, social studies, and English.  […]
August 4, 2018

Being of service by being direct

It’s nearing the end of hiring season for teachers.  As a high school principal, I’ve recently attended hiring fairs where I meet prospective teachers. In the […]