Parent or Community Engagement Labs are NYCpublic’s version of the charrette. Charrettes are structured brainstorming sessions with roots in architecture that invite full participation and collaboration between diverse stakeholders. Our Parent Engagement Labs support parents as they move from identifying challenges to building solutions (together).
also presented parents’ recommendations for Mayor de Blasio at the Talking Transition tent.
This year we plan to do two additional
labs in partnership with Community Education Councils and one city-wide lab.
If you are interested in doing a lab at your school, at your workplace, or with your district, please contact us.