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    7th Annual College March featured on NY1

    December 16, 2017

    Seniors across our network marched their college application to their local post office as part of the 7th Annual College March.

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    The Kurt Hahn School's College March featured on News 12

    December 15, 2017

    As part of the 7th Annual College March, seniors at The Kurt Hahn School marched their college applications to their local post office, cheered on by their community.

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    Pro Bono Lawyers work to help students achieve legal status

    December 2, 2017

    One of our students has been receiving pro bono help from a team of lawyers from the Safe Passage Project to help ensure legal status for her and her brother.

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    MELS Students study Biodiversity

    November 19, 2017

    MELS students are learning about biodiversity and human impact in Forest Hills’ QueensWay.

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    QueensWay becomes a living laboratory for MELS

    November 16, 2017

    The abandoned Rockaway Beach Rail Line becomes a living classroom for some intrepid MELS students and teachers.

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    WHEELS teacher Carrie Lowenstein talks about teaching in a dual-language classroom

    November 3, 2017

    After a few years of immersion in dual language schools, in which both languages are treated as assets to be cultivated in their own right, students surpass those in monolingual or in “transitional bilingual” settings on academic measures across the board.

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    Op-Ed: What Makes Social Protest Effective?

    October 24, 2017

    Leaders High School teacher Michael McQuillan writes about the importance of Intensives at NYC Outward Bound Schools.

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    WHEELS Music Teacher Graham Johnson Awarded Presidential Citation from Academy of Arts and Letters

    October 16, 2017

    The American Academy of Arts and Letters has awarded its 2017 Presidential Citation to Graham Johnson, a music teacher at WHEELS, our school in Washington Heights.

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    MELS Instructional Guide Abbie Sewell writes for Education Week

    October 6, 2017

    MELS IG Abbie Sewell writes about creating a school where all students belong and can succeed.

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    Summing Up The Skyscraper Problem

    August 17, 2017

    WHEELS teacher Jon Koenig contributed to Science Friday with "Summing up the Skyscraper," an algebraic math challenge.

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President Obama's 2014 State of the Union address highlighted WHEELS senior Estiven Rodriguez's academic success story, as well as our College Application March. Read all the press here.

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