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    WHEELS teachers and students explore "oyster-tecture" during Intensives February 21, 2018

    This month, two WHEELS teachers co-hosted a week-long intensive that invited their students to see their neighborhood in a new light. The week focused on the challenge of designing an oyster reef for Sherman Creek down the street, to help protect from storms like Hurricane Sandy.

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    Text-to-Success: Promising Results February 13, 2018

    The Hechinger Report highlights promising results from third-party research of NYC Outward Bound School's To & Through College's Text-to-Success program.

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    For Gaynor McCown students, the world is their classroom February 11, 2018

    Don't count on finding all 437 students of the Gaynor McCown Expeditionary Learning School in their seats - or even in their New Springville building - on a given day. They could be participating in the annual College March toward higher education, attending the mayor's town hall meeting, visiting a museum or completing fieldwork in ecology at Freshkills Park.