11/6-10 – Highlights of the Week!
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11/6-10 – Highlights of the Week!

In Upper Grades Yoga class, for the past two weeks, students have explored themes of teamwork, trust, and vulnerability through “partner poses”– poses that when done independently are super challenging, but with the support of a partner are more accessible.  We are so proud of our students for their collaboration, persistence, and mindfulness!   Shout out to … Continue reading

11/3 – Readers Theater Performance at Family Breakfast!
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11/3 – Readers Theater Performance at Family Breakfast!

On 11/3, at our monthly Family Breakfast, students from the Real Stories in Print and Media class performed two short pieces.  In the last month, our students have been devising their own plays in the style of newspaper theater, a technique created by Augusto Boal in his “Theater of the Oppressed.” Students researched newspaper articles, headlines, books and … Continue reading

10/30-11/3 – Highlights of the Week!
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10/30-11/3 – Highlights of the Week!

Following a resounding 3-0 victory on 11/1 against the resilient HS for Environmental Studies, our Varsity Soccer team made it to the elite Final 8 in the PSAL B Division City Playoffs!!  GO WOLVES!!   On 11/1, we hosted NY City Council Member Brad Lander as part of our Generation Citizen partnership in our Government class.  Students proposed … Continue reading

10/18 – BCS staff participate in Mastery Collaborative Quarterly!
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10/18 – BCS staff participate in Mastery Collaborative Quarterly!

On 10/18, a team of teachers with Scill attended the Mastery Collaborative Quarterly to participate in professional development in support of improving mastery-based grading schoolwide.  Brooklyn Collaborative staff and students are featured in two of the latest Mastery Collaborative’s videos (“Why we do this work?” and “How can mastery learning be more culturally responsive?”)! Continue reading