The Translation and Interpretation Unit helps the NYC Department of Education (NYCDOE) work with families who need help communicating in English.
العربية | বাংলা | 中文 | Français | Kreyòl Ayisyen | 한국어 | Русский | Español | اردوYour school offers free interpretation and translation services in Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Urdu. If you need help in one of these languages, ask your school’s principal or parent coordinator. There is also a Language Access Coordinator (LAC) in every school who can help.
You can also click “Welcome” at the top of any page on this website to see translated information on:
The Parent's Guide to Language Access is also available for parents. This is a multi-lingual brochure that:
The Translation and Interpretation Unit offers New York City public schools and offices the following written translation, on-site interpretation, and over-the-phone interpretation services:
For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Unit’s intranet site.The Office of Sign Language Interpreting Services provides free American Sign Language interpreters for deaf parents, students and staff to all New York City public schools. Please contact the office at 212-802-1500 X 7181 or visit the Office's internet site.