BCS in the News

Brooklyn Collaborative is proud to have its staff and students recognized by news media. Read below for articles written about or by people associated with our school.

March 2017:
City pols urge de Blasio to keep city kids cool by installing air conditioning in all schools (NY Daily News)

December 2016:
Students Around City Lead March to Submit College Applications (NY1)

November 2016:
Brooklyn high school Robotics club hosts demo Sunday at Park Slope book store (NY1)

October 2016:
Broadway Books upper class with Gregory Jbara (Follow Your Bliss blog)

June 2016:
Exceptional graduates: Brooklyn teen turns challenges into environmental activism, acceptance into Cornell (NY1)

May 2016:
Show you know it: Scenes from a performance-based high school (SparkAction)

April 2016:
ABC 7 NY Special: Protect Our Children: Coping, Stress, & Moving Forward (ABC7)

March 2016:
Missing my mom – her positive values are ingrained in me (YC Teen)

January/February 2016:
NYC Teen Writers Tackle Gender Dynamics (The Brian Lehrer Show)

Inside Schools Review (revised Sept 2014):
Brooklyn Collaborative is an “insideschools pick” and an “insideschools pick for Special Education.”

December 2015:
Students march to mail out college applications (News 12 Brooklyn)
High school seniors march their college applications to post office (Mashable)
College application process ends with fanfare for high school seniors (NY1)
Students march their college applications to Post Office (Brooklyn Downtown Star)

Four videos about the College March:
Brooklyn Collaborative’s #CollegeMarch on News 12 (Brooklyn News 12)
Roger Clark gives overview of College March (NY1)
Students and Richard Stopol, President and CEO of NYC Outward Bound (NY1)
Students and Scill Chan, Principal of BCS (NY1)

January 2015:
Bill Gates is revolutionizing how history is taught and we went to a poor NYC high school to see it in action (Business Insider)
MyLibraryNYC program opens up endless possibilities for cash-strapped schools (UFT)

December 2014:
Students see hope for future of race relations (CBS News)

September 2014:
So Bill Gates Has This Idea for a History Class (NY Times)
Lizbeth Lucero discusses climate change (Many Shades of Green)
DOE Doesn’t Keep Track of Guidance Counselor to Student Ratio (NY1)
Not the usual suspects: Our middle school picks (Inside Schools)

June 2014:
Founding principal bids farewell to Carroll Gardens School (DNAinfo)

May 2014:
Teens conduct month-long study of the immigrant experience (NY1)

January 2014:
Students at special city high school celebrate completion of internship program (NY1)
BCS internship program changes futures (Brooklyn Eagle)
Students celebrate internships at Brooklyn School for Collaborative Studies (Chalkbeat NY)

December 2013:
BCS student Ian Moses blogs about Brooklyn BoatworksJaida Onofre does too!

November 2013:
Big History teacher Scott Henstrand on the MindShift blog
 (11/13/13)

May 2013:
Rosario Scolaro’s (BCS ’13) story in the Huffington Post entitled “Dating a Bad Boy: ‘He was a Mistake I’m Glad I Made'” (5/4/13)