Teachers College Reading and Writing Project

Our teachers also work with the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project, a research and staff development organization housed at Teachers College, Columbia University. This collaboration helps develop ideas that are fundamental to literacy instruction.


K-5 Math Solutions

K-5 Math Teaching Resources is a New York City-based math consultancy dedicated to transforming the teaching and learning of mathematics, thereby improving outcomes for all students in elementary school and beyond. They provide on site coaching and professional development  focused on increasing teachers’ pedagogical and conceptual understanding of the teaching and learning of mathematics. The work is deeply rooted in current educational theory and practice, and in the principle that high quality teaching begins with the teacher’s own deep subject matter knowledge.


Teachers College Inclusion Project

TCIP is a professional development organization that specializes in supporting K-12 administrators, teachers, and staff in creating organizational structures and curricular opportunities for all students to grow and thrive in their classrooms. Their philosophy is grounded in a stance of critical inclusivity whereby students labeled as disabled can participate in the general education curriculum when provided with appropriate supports and a universally designed curriculum. Our teachers will work with staff developers to continue to develop the skills and dispositions that address each and every student’s unique strengths and areas of difficulty.  Also, to continue to support teachers to create engaging curriculum and instruction for students who need more challenging work.


Urban Advantage

Urban Advantage is a national network of urban science cultural institutions, public schools and public school districts in working partnership to improve science teaching and learning in K-12 public education, with an emphasis on middle school.


NY Sun Works

NY Sun Works is a non-profit organization that builds innovative science labs in urban schools. Through our Greenhouse Project Initiative, we use hydroponic farming technology to educate students and teachers about the science of sustainability.

The NY Sun Works Greenhouse Project uses hydroponic farming technology to educate students and teachers about the science of sustainability. The pilot NY Sun Works greenhouse at our own Manhattan School for Children opened in the Fall of 2010 and functions as a hands-on classroom for students from Kindergarten through 8th grade with an integrated environmental science curriculum. Every year, we host our own “NY Sun Works Youth Conference @ MSC: Discovering Sustainability Science to showcase MSC 5th-8th grade students’ discoveries in science and their understanding of environmental issues.


Roads to Success and The Beacon Program

MSC families partner with Roads to Success for full-time Afterschool programming for our elementary grades, and the Beacon Program for our Middle School students.


Inside Broadway

Inside Broadway is a professional New York City based children’s theatre company committed to producing Broadway’s classic musicals in a contemporary light for young audiences. Our aim is to pass down the rich legacy of America’s musical theatre to future generations so that the magic, music, and universal themes of the genre are not lost, but rediscovered and made relevant for today’s youth.


New York City Ballet

The New York City Ballet Education Department strives to enlighten and engage both current and future audiences through educational programs and events. NYCB reaches New York City school communities through in-school workshops, theater tours, and student matinee performances. Family and adult audiences are provided the opportunity to enhance their NYCB experience with educational pre-performance events.


Lincoln Center 

At Lincoln Center Education, music, theater, dance, and visual arts are all doorways to learning skills critical to success in life. Over the last 40 years, more than 20 million people have engaged with Lincoln Center’s myriad offerings on our campus, at our affiliated schools and institutions, online, and beyond.