Archive for May, 2021

Whitestone educator honored for commitment to students during Teacher Appreciation Week

Posted on: May 10th, 2021 by New York Edge No Comments

In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week, a local McDonald’s owner honored a Whitestone educator for New York Edge — the city’s largest provider of after-school programming — for her unwavering commitment to her students and their families, particularly amid the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Megan Basaldua, who teaches visual arts and literacy at P.S. 193, and her students were surprised on Wednesday, May 5, with McDonald’s meals from owner/operator Patrick Miller and Councilman Paul Vallone who joined in the celebration. [read more]

New York Edge Hosts Virtual Summer Camp Job Fair

Posted on: May 6th, 2021 by New York Edge No Comments

New York Edge, the city’s largest school-based after-school and summer provider, will be hosting a virtual job fair for paid summer camp counselor positions.

The Woodside-based organization is seeking candidates over the age of 18 to interview with recruiters with job opportunities available across all five boroughs. [read more]