Launch leader Efrat Kussell wrote this beautiful post for EL Education about preparing for the 2019-20 school year.
PBATs at Brooklyn Collaborative were recently highlighted by Bloomberg as an effective, meaningful, and possibly better alternative to standardized testing.
Amid all the controversy around specialized high school admissions, our CEO weighs in on diversity in the city’s public school system and what it takes to create diverse, inclusive, and equitable school communities.
MS 839 principal Michael Perlberg was featured on PBS News Hour discussing how he’s trying to make his middle school more diverse and support school integration in his district.
WHEELS 8th Grader Yosandy reflects on her middle school career and what lay ahead of her as a high schooler during her Moving-Up Ceremony keynote speech.
James Baldwin’s 2019 graduation means the beginning of a lot of bright futures.
The 8th grade class of WHEELS celebrated their middle school graduation live on the Today Show in Rockefeller Plaza!
Street shootings are becoming harder to predict and prevent with traditional policing. See how student activists from Launch and community interventionists Save Our Streets Brooklyn are stepping up in their community.
Launch students staged a walkout, sending a clear message: gun violence must end.
Wearing orange t-shirts and carrying signs that read “Guns are the death of us” and “Bullets don’t pay favorites,” hundreds of 7th and 8th grade students from Launch hit the streets Friday morning to raise awareness of gun violence.