Tag Archives: POCIS

Listening to Our Kids

Last evening RIISE attended POCIS/DAIS Panel Discussion: What Kids Wish Adults Knew About Being a Student of Color at an Independent School, held at the beautiful new upper school of Grace Church School in Cooper Square.The panel consisted of seven (7) brilliant, confident, and witty students from middle and upper divisions. Most began their indie […]

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What I Wish I Knew About Being A Student Of Color At An Independent School

POCIS and DAIS will host a panel discussion open to all in the community at Grace Church School 46 Cooper Square NYC. A panel of students from independent schools joined by Martha Haakmat, Head of MS Brooklyn Friends, moderated by Joan Marable Executive Director of DAIS RSVP POCISNY@gmail.com

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Reminder – Support for Transracial Adoption

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Shared by our friends at POCIS AFCAF/NY (Adoptive Families with Children of African Heritage and Their Friends, NY) in collaboration with FCCNY (Families with Children from China Greater New York) and the Adoption Initiative of St. John’s University, New York, present:   Transracial Adoption Parenting Workshops October 2012 – April 2013 in New York City Every Second Tuesday of the […]

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