Our Voice, Our Choice

Urban Investigations

Our Voice, Our Choice

New School on the Block

City Studies

New School on the Block

Pass It On!

Making Policy Public

Pass It On!

Lunchroom Digest

City Studies

Lunchroom Digest

What's in the water?

Making Policy Public

What's in the water?

Zoning It In...

Urban Investigations

Zoning It In...

2017

‘Teens look to get out the vote’

The Hunts Point Express

July, 5, 2017

The teens partnered with NYC Votes and the Center for Urban Pedagogy to create “Our Voice, Our Choice,” a 14-page guide they introduced at a June 29 roundtable at the Bronx Music Heritage Center in Soundview. 

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‘A new tool teaches NYC developer lingo by making you an all-powerful urban planner’

Architect’s Newspaper

April, 4, 2017

Building on the What is Zoning? toolkit, CUP’s What is FAR? helps users get savvy with developer lingo—particularly the concept Floor Area Ratio (as readers may know, FAR determines the height and bulk of buildings). Language is power, and CUP, along with eight community partners, reasoned that it’s helpful for ordinary folks to speak the language of bureaucrats and capitalists when discussing changes in their neighborhoods.

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‘Nueva guía para obtener acceso a vivienda popular’

NY1 Noticias

January, 12, 2017

“No es solo el problema de viviendas asequibles, sino también es el problema de mejorar las situaciones financieras de los neoyorquinos, y entonces de esa idea nació ese proyecto”, señaló Oscar Núñez, del Centro de Pedagogía Urbana.

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‘Agencies Create New Guide on Steps to Take to Apply for Affordable Housing and Putting Together a Strong Application’

NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development

January, 10, 2017

Based on the initial findings, HPD, DCA and the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP), with support from Citi Foundation and the Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City, also created Ready, Set, Apply: Getting Ready for Affordable Housing in NYC (Spanish), a friendly and approachable guide outlining the steps to apply for affordable housing and how to prepare a strong application.

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Your School, Your Choice!

Making Policy Public

Your School, Your Choice!

Are You Ready for a Ruckus?

Urban Investigations

Are You Ready for a Ruckus?

Figuring Out Health Insurance

Making Policy Public

Figuring Out Health Insurance

Who Benefits from Community Benefit Agreements?

Urban Investigations

Who Benefits from Community Benefit Agreements?

How Can I Improve My Park?

Making Policy Public

How Can I Improve My Park?

Don't Get Iced

Public Access Design

Don't Get Iced

Housing Court Help

Public Access Design

Housing Court Help

Welcome to Health Care!

Making Policy Public

Welcome to Health Care!