Who We Are

Mission, Vision, & Values

ExpandED Schools is dedicated to ensuring that all young people in New York City have access to enriching programs that affirm their identities, teach them valuable skills, and spark new possibilities in and out of the school day. In order to achieve this mission, ExpandED provides K–12 programs with curricula and support; trains educators; and advances the sector through policy and research.

ExpandED Vision

ExpandED envisions a vibrant, stable, and equitable publicly-funded system of school-community partnerships so that all New York City children thrive.

ExpandED Values

  • Advance equity and actively work against racism
  • Build trust
  • Honor voices
  • Pursue excellence
  • Create collaborative solutions that last

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