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WHEELS Musicians Explore Immigration, Including Personal Stories, Through Music >

Rachel Katz, the host of radio show A Tempo interviews WHEELS students about the experience of writing the song and having it performed live at Carnegie Hall.

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MAELS Students develop app to monitor Staten Island deer population >

A team of students from MAELS won second place in a citywide hackathon competition for a proposed mobile app that focuses on reducing the booming deer population on Staten Island.

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From Science to Art, US Teachers Educate Students on Climate Change >

Beth Mowry, a teacher at Brooklyn Collaborative, recently talked about the importance of teaching climate change as part of her science curriculum.

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WHEELS Students’ portraits help ‘STEM’ the tide of overlooked female pioneers >

In honor of Women’s History Month, portraits of five women of color, some of which were created by WHEELS students who were pioneers in what today is known as “STEM” will be displayed around town on the city’s free Wi-Fi kiosks. 

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MELS students protest at Jamaica Bay >

This January, several MELS classes traveled to Jamaica Bay to protest the government shutdown and highlight the impact it has had on their education.

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MELS students protest government shutdown at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge >

About 120 ninth-grade students from MELS, our Network School in Forest Hills, rallied at the shuttered Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitors Center on January 17, 2019, in an effort to raise awareness on how the ongoing federal government shutdown is impacting their education, school and communities as a whole.

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CEO Richard Stopol issues a warning about the Disruptor-in-Chief >

CEO Richard Stopol reflects on how the President is disrupting our nation’s public schools in the New York Daily News.

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CEO Richard Stopol in the New York Times >

Our fearless leader Richard Stopol is featured once again in The New York Times in a letter to the editor about the importance of a college diploma.

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Senator Addabbo Marches With Channel View Seniors During 2018 College March >

State Sen. Joseph P. Addabbo Jr. participated in our 2018 College March, marching alongside seniors from Channel View. 

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Uptown City Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez Rolls With The WHEELS’ College March >

On Friday, December 14th, 2018, uptown City Councilmember Ydanis Rodriguez rolled with WHEELS’ College March.

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