New York, NY – Yesterday, PBS released the second part of its two part series, Making the Grade, a story on education in New York City. The story featured Khan’s Tutorial’s students and parents in the SHSAT program. Viewers can learn about the journey to the Specialized High Schools and the disparities in NYC public education.
Queens, NY -- Khan’s Tutorial held their annual Summer Leadership Training Session this week at their headquarters, located at KT Sutphin. During the week of training, top Khan’s Tutorial Instructors learn how to help better serve the students in their respective branches. Furthermore, they learn key principles in teaching, leadership, and management. In preparation of upcoming exams, trainees are taught how to increase the quality of learning to ensure all students are prepared. Khan’s Tutorial values being a company in the community that can offer mentorship and guidance to students and parents.
New York, NY, - Last week, Mrs. Nayeema Khan, Chairperson of Khan’s Tutorial was honored by NAVA (New American Voters Association) at its “Salute to Educators” event celebrating leaders in education. NAVA is a nonpartisan organization established to advance political awareness and voters’ education of new immigrant communities thought NYC. KT Chairperson and UN Goodwill Ambassador Mrs. Nayeema Khan was honored for her contributions to education along with several NYC public school Principals and a representative of the United Federation of Teachers.
New York, NY, - Last week, Dr. Ivan Khan, CEO & President of Khan’s Tutorial was honored by SUNY Downstate’s School of Public Health. Dr. Khan completed the combined medical program at the Sophie Davis School of BioMedical Education/CUNY Medical School, and went onto earn his Medical Doctorate (M.D.) & Masters in Public Health (M.P.H.) from SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Dr. Khan was inducted into the National Public Health Honor Society, in the presence of his mother, KT Chairperson Mrs. Nayeema Khan, his wife, KT High School Achievement Program Director, Ms. Tasneem Imam Khan, and his son, Ian Khan.
New York, NY, - This past month, SAT scores have been released and Khan’s Tutorial would like to congratulate the following Khan’s Tutorial SAT students for their fantastic scores on the March 2019 SATs. Two March SAT’s were administered: the March 9th exam and the in-school March 27th exam. Between these two exams, 47 KT students scored above 1400, and 47 achieved 1500+. Khan’s Tutorial’s highest scorer for this round of scores is Adib R. with a near perfect score of 1580/1600. Displayed below are KT students who scored a 1450 and higher.
Jackson Heights, NY – Last weekend, leaders from Stuyvesant High School hosted a Parent Workshop for Bengali families at Khan’s Tutorial’s SAT & Regents Center. The workshop, lead by Ms. Casey J. Pedrick, Assistant Principal & Pupil Personnel Services and Ms. Dina Ingram, Director of Family Engagement was intended to help families understand Stuyvesant coursework, maximize parent resources and tools, and navigate the college application process. Parents were able to ask Stuyvesant teachers and guidance counselors questions and hear from Stuyvesant students and alumnus about their high school experience. Khan’s Tutorial provided space for the event as well as translation services for attendees.
Queens, NY - On April 28th, 2019, Khan’s Tutorial (KT) hosted its Annual Awards Ceremony for students who received offers to NYC’s Specialized High Schools. Students and their families gathered at the Colden Auditorium at Queens College to celebrate a year of hard work and the resulting success at KT’s largest event of the year.
New York, NY – April 10, 2019 – Late last month, KT Student Tasnima Zaman was accepted to Columbia University. Currently she is a student at the highly selective Trinity School and plans to study political science and economics during her time at Columbia. Tasnima was a star student in Khan’s Tutorial’s SAT Program and received one of the highest scores in her class.
Queens, NY – April 12, 2019 – Yesterday community members, organizers, and elected officials gathered at Queens Borough Hall for the first of several SHSAT hearings. The public had the opportunity to discuss their views on education access and the admissions criteria for the Specialized High Schools. Khan’s Tutorial has been a strong supporter of equity in K-8 education, the expansion of Gifted and Talented programs and honors/accelerated tracks in all school districts, as well as increased school funding.
New York, NY – April 2, 2019 – This weekend, Khan’s Tutorial’s programs were covered in two separate articles by The Wall Street Journal.