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    Channel View Celebrates College-Bound Seniors

    December 21, 2017

    Fellow students, teachers, community members and a marching band were part of the festivities as they cheered on Channel View seniors at this year’s College March in the Rockaways.

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    Assembly Member Stacey Pheffer Amato Marches With Channel View Seniors

    December 20, 2017

    Assembly Member Stacey Pheffer Amato joined the Channel View School for Research this past year for the 7th annual College March.

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    Senator Joseph Addabbo Marches with MELS Seniors During 7th Annual College March

    December 19, 2017

    At the seventh annual College March hosted by NYC Outward Bound, more than 100 soon-to-be graduates from MELS in Forest Hills marched from the school to a postal truck to send their college applications. The students were cheered on by family members, school faculty and the junior class, who will participate in the march next year.

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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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