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BCS YWCA Afterschool Programming – Fun and Educational!
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BCS YWCA Afterschool Programming – Fun and Educational!

As we begin the second semester of school, the BCS YWCA After School program continues to work on fun projects and activities that build skills, encourage creativity and critical thinking. This week, the Theater class explored A Raisin in the Sun, while the cooking class explored the effects of leavening agents in baked goods. Art class drew illustrations … Continue reading

English Language Learners engage in 10-week Dance Residency!
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English Language Learners engage in 10-week Dance Residency!

We are so proud of our English Language Learner students in Grades 7 and 8.  They participated with teachers Michele and Ogechi in a ten week Dance Residency celebrating and exploring African and African-American dance and music, led by the Phyllis Rose Dance Company.  The residency supported students in learning dances from Africa and the African … Continue reading

BCS Math teacher Adam Chawansky is recipient of MfA Early Career Fellowship!
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BCS Math teacher Adam Chawansky is recipient of MfA Early Career Fellowship!

We’re so proud of BCS Math teacher Adam Chawansky (Adam teaches Grade 8 Math and Algebra 2 in the Upper Grades).  Adam is featured online as the recipient of a MfA Early Career Fellowship (http://www.mathforamerica.org/fellowships/earlycareer). “As an early career teacher, MƒA workshops constantly provide solid teaching strategies that are engaging to students and that I … Continue reading

BCS Student Documentaries – Atlantic Yards & Cost of College
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BCS Student Documentaries – Atlantic Yards & Cost of College

Please check out the student work produced by some of our BCS seniors in partnership with Reelworks in their 11th grade US History class! Jonathan’s documentary tackles a difficult political/social issue that is local and super relevant: http://reelworks.org/videos/aftermath-atlantic-yards/ Amanda’s documentary highlights BCS students and their experience with trying to make sense out of the cost of … Continue reading

YWCA-NYC @ BCS After School Program Weekly Update!
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YWCA-NYC @ BCS After School Program Weekly Update!

When School Ends, Why Stop Then? YWCA-NYC @ BCS After School Program Weekly Update!: This week the students in after school were busy doing homework, experimenting, acting, dancing, cooking, gardening, blogging, knitting, jumping double-dutch, playing basketball, exploring alternate worlds, and going on field trips.   In Theater students are rehearsing monologues and scenes. Students are … Continue reading