Good communication skills are fundamental to success. New York City, which owes its success to the contribution of immigrants, is committed to supporting programs that help the newest New Yorkers learn English and join the civic conversation. DYCD funds a wide range of programs that share our commitment to helping immigrants develop their ability to read, write, and speak in English.
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New Report on GED Testing in New York City
An important new report on the GED Testing System in New York City was just released. “Our Chance for Change: A Four-year Reform Initiative for GED Testing in New York City,” by Jacqueline Cook examines the current system for GED testing and offers critical recommendations on how to improve it.