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3/25 – 4/2: Please vote for our Participatory Budgeting Project!
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3/25 – 4/2: Please vote for our Participatory Budgeting Project!

Please vote for our project on Councilmember Brad Lander’s Participatory Budgeting Ballot!   Project: We would like to host a professional development series related to Race and Equity issues, open to all staff and families from District 15 schools.  We will organize four workshops led by Border Crossers to train educators and parents in strategies … Continue reading

3/25 – Voting begins!  Brooklyn Collaborative is on the participatory budgeting ballot for Councilmember Brad Lander!
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3/25 – Voting begins! Brooklyn Collaborative is on the participatory budgeting ballot for Councilmember Brad Lander!

Heads up!  We’re excited to announce that a project from Brooklyn Collaborative and Brooklyn New School is on the participatory budget ballot for Councilmember Brad Lander (http://bradlander.nyc/meet-your-ballot).  We seek funding to partner with Border Crossers (http://www.bordercrossers.org/) to offer workshops about race and equity for staff, families, and school leaders in District 15.  If you live … Continue reading

3/15 – Brooklyn Collaborative Juniors Sit First Row at Hamilton!
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3/15 – Brooklyn Collaborative Juniors Sit First Row at Hamilton!

Special shout out to juniors Ashley Avalos Proano and Angelina Salvador for having their work chosen to represent Brooklyn Collaborative at a special all-day Hamilton event, sponsored by the NYC Dept of Education and Gilder Lehrman Institute.  They got to perform their original piece on the actual Hamilton stage in front of a full house! … Continue reading

3/9 – Lower Grades ET Update
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3/9 – Lower Grades ET Update

6th grade: How Does Gentrification Affect a Neighborhood? In class, students have begun to study the topic of gentrification. They have begun researching the positives and negatives of gentrification in general and specifically in The Mission neighborhood in San Francisco On this ET, students had the opportunity to see the affects of gentrification in Brooklyn … Continue reading

3/3 – BCS Speech and Debate Team competes at the Westchester Classic Tournament!
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3/3 – BCS Speech and Debate Team competes at the Westchester Classic Tournament!

After an impressive opening to their debate season, the BCS Speech and Debate team was invited to compete in the Westchester Classic national invitational tournament. On March 3, debaters Mahogany (Grade 10), Jonah (8), Isaac (7), Leo (6) and Diego (6) travelled up to Lakeland High School to square off against some of the toughest teams … Continue reading

3/7 – Brooklyn Collaborative Speaks Up for Air Conditioning in Schools!
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3/7 – Brooklyn Collaborative Speaks Up for Air Conditioning in Schools!

Shout out to BCS students Andrea, Ayam, Leo for attending/speaking at a rally at City Hall on 3/7 along with BCS SLT parent Tish!  The rally was organized by ten City Councilmembers to speak up for air conditioning in all schools! Check out the media coverage here: HEAT WAVE Roughly 25 percent of the city’s classrooms have … Continue reading