1/19 – “Looking for a Better Argument” Expo was a success!
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1/19 – “Looking for a Better Argument” Expo was a success!

Students from the Looking for a Better Argument (LFBA) elective participated in their end-of-the-semester expo, inviting community members and students into our classroom to discuss, debate, and learn about a variety of topics from equal pay for women, cell phone use for students, and college, among others.  It was a great success, with parents, staff, … Continue reading

12/15 – Upper Grades First Ever Mathlympics!
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12/15 – Upper Grades First Ever Mathlympics!

Today’s Expeditionary Thursday was our first ever Mathlympics competition between UG Crews!  Today we launched a new Brooklyn Collaborative tradition – Mathlympics! It was a fantastically complex day dedicated to developing a culture of numeracy at Brooklyn Collaborative. The entire Upper Grades started off the day in the auditorium where we engaged in a Stand … Continue reading

12/7 – Passerine Project comes back to Brooklyn Collaborative!
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12/7 – Passerine Project comes back to Brooklyn Collaborative!

For our third year—the Passerine Project joined with students from BCS and BNS for an evening of song and poetry on Wednesday 12/7 in the Auditorium. Students in Candice and Sheila’s ELA 6 classes, and several 7th graders and seniors who performed in last year’s project, participated in songwriting workshops with Emmy-nominated producer/composer Shevy Smith … Continue reading

12/9 – Brooklyn Collaborative is 100% College Bound!  What an amazing College March!
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12/9 – Brooklyn Collaborative is 100% College Bound! What an amazing College March!

On 12/9, the entire 610 Henry Community turned out to cheer on our seniors, lining the perimeter of our building, waving posters and pom-poms, congratulating our seniors for having applied to college!  After marching through the school’s perimeter, seniors marched through Carroll Gardens (applauded by local residents and business owners) to the Red Hook Post … Continue reading

12/8 – Exciting Green Engineering Fieldwork to the Brooklyn Navy Yard Cogeneration Plant!
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12/8 – Exciting Green Engineering Fieldwork to the Brooklyn Navy Yard Cogeneration Plant!

Students from the Green Engineering class are in the middle of the expedition, “How does BCS get and use its electricity?” During the first case study, students learned about the various ways that electricity is generated and built a model generator. In the second case study, students are exploring the NYC power grid – where … Continue reading