OUR PROGRAMS

G.P.P.U. SOCIAL EMOTIONAL FRAMEWORK

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Institutional Pro-Social toolkit for students and educators

Multiple Alternative Pathways to Success®

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Career and college readiness program (K-12)

PARENT AND COMMUNITY COLLABORATION PROGRAM

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Parent and community engagement program

ONLINE PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT

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Enables parents, teachers and admins to award and highlight students for positive behavior daily online

VILLAGE FAMILY GROUP SYSTEM

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Supplemental community and peer mediation structure

INTEGRATING ACTIVITIES

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Real world pro-social activities

“Learning Environment Survey results have prompted the school to emphasize character education and socialization through its Guiding Principles of Peace and Unity system. This structure allows students to socialize in a positive way across the grades, supports teamwork and fosters self-control, resulting in improved behavior and classroom management as evidenced by lower incident rates and huge gains in the school environment score on the latest school progress report.”

New York City Department of Education

O.C.O.C. NEWS!

We Won The UFT’s BRAVE Award!

The United Federation of Teachers’ BRAVE campaign aims to combat bullying in our schools. Short for Building Respect, Acceptance and Voice through Education, the BRAVE campaign provides educators, parents and students with the tools, knowledge and support to be pro-active in confronting and stopping bullying. The BRAVE campaign provides an array of resources and tools for educators ...

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How To Prepare Your Baby For School: Books

Get your child into books and reading. Starting at age 0! Watch as our early childhood education expert, Deseta Gray, shows you how to prepare your babies and young children for school. Like all OCOC TV shows Baby Resources features early childhood resources for health and nutrition, preparing young children for school, education and parenting ...

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Westinghouse High School Volunteers

Westinghouse High School in Brooklyn is a Gold Level Volunteer organization. Why? Principal Janine Kiernan allowed four exceptional students to become Facilitators of the MAPS program in Brooklyn. As Facilitators the Westinghouse students conducted interactive workshops with elementary school students to teach the little kids about futurecareer options in the fields of engineering, ophthalmology, fine ...

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Our Mission

Our Communities Our Children develops and supports programs that teach children, teenagers, their families and community institutions to identify, explore and develop the characters, talents and skills of children and teenagers.