School-wide Initiatives

The DOE works hard to ensure that students in every borough, district, neighborhood, and school have the tools they need to achieve their dreams. Equity and Excellence for All is a New York City Department of Education initiatives which was created by former NYC School Chancellor Carmen Fariña and incumbent New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio. Equity means meeting every student where they are, and providing the support, resources, and high expectations for them to achieve at consistently high levels.