Community Education Council

for District 25

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New York City's Community Education Councils (CECs) are charged with promoting student achievement, advising and commenting on educational policies, and providing input to the Chancellor and the Panel for Educational Policy (PEP) on matters of concern to the district. The powers and duties of CECs are spelled out in NYS Education Law §2590-e; those of Citywide Councils can be found in §2590-b.

Learn more about Community Education Councils (CECs) here.

CEC Special Meeting - Thursday, September 23

When: Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 7:00PM

Virtual Meeting via ZOOM

ZOOM Meeting Link:

Meeting ID: 218 329 3032

Call In: 646-558-8656 | Meeting ID: 218 329 3032

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CEC Monthly Meeting - JOIN US!

When: Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 6:30PM *NEW TIME*

In-Person Meeting Location: 30-48 Linden Place Flushing, NY 11354 - Room 407



Upon entry to a Department of Education building, all visitors must sign in and show photo identification, proof of vaccination, completion of health screening, and the visitor must be wearing a face covering.

Please complete the Health Screening before attending in-person meetings:


Meeting Live Stream via ZOOM

ZOOM Meeting Link:

Meeting ID: 218 329 3032

2021-2022 Meeting Schedule

All meetings begin at 6:30PM.

  • Wednesday, August 4, 2021

  • Tuesday, September 14, 2021

  • Wednesday, October 6, 2021

  • Tuesday, November 9, 2021

  • Wednesday, December 1, 2021

  • Wednesday, January 5, 2022

  • Wednesday, February 2, 2022

  • Tuesday, March 8, 2022

  • Wednesday, April 6, 2022

  • Wednesday, May 4, 2022

  • Wednesday, June 1, 2022

  • Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Community Education Council for D25 Members*

  • Wing Yu, Seat 1 (25Q107)

  • Joseph Chou, Seat 2 (25Q079)

  • Joseph Di Benedetto, Seat 3 (25Q294)

  • Sung Eun Lee, Seat 4 - ELL representative (25Q032)

  • Byung C Im, Seat 5 (25Q281)

  • Rashmi Krishnaraj, Seat 6 (25Q024)

  • Anne Kanable, Seat 7 - IEP representative (25Q129)

  • Michele Frederick, Seat 8 (25Q499)

  • Pamela Altamirano, Seat 9 (25Q193)

* announced June 10, 2021

Full election results for District 25

Contact the District 25 CEC

Virtual Meeting Help

For Zoom

Great ready for the District 25 President's Council Meeting by downloading the ZOOM app to your computer or smart device.

For the BEST experience install the ZOOM app on your smart device or computer. If all else fails, you can always join the conversation using the call-in number and Meeting ID provided.

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Video conferencing etiquette

  1. Test your device and internet connection beforehand.

  2. Stay muted - don’t keep your mic on if you’re not speaking.

  3. Find a quiet, private space when in the meeting.

  4. Don’t talk over each other. Use the chat function to ask questions.

  5. During public speaking time, those who have requested to speak will be called by name and invited to unmute.

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