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About Innovate NYC Schools

Innovate NYC Schools is an initiative of the NYC Department of Education’s iZone, a community of 250 innovative schools that implements and evaluates new models of teaching and learning. The iZone is dedicated to creating models for more quickly identifying, piloting, and evaluating promising edtech solutions.

INYCS supports and enhances the edtech ecosystem by encouraging collaborative design and smarter investments in educational technology. As with all iZone initiatives, the focus is on personalizing teaching and learning to enhance student outcomes and teacher professionalization.



Innovate NYC Schools Contributors and Supporters

The Diller–von Furstenberg Family Foundation
Booth Ferris
Anthony Meyer and Anthony Meyer Family Foundation
Matt Klein and the Blue Ridge Foundation
Amazon Web Services
Clever
Socratic Labs
General Assembly



Innovate NYC Schools Grant Partners

IDEO
ChallengePost
Edsurge
Research Alliance
Center for Reinventing in Public Education
Games for Learning Institute