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Watch a video about Richard’s tenure

Anafrannette Vargas and Tyriek Walker, 8th graders at Launch, a NYC Outward Bound middle school in Brooklyn, interview Richard Stopol about his 34-year journey with the organization.

Read Taking Initiative

Learn more about Crew Initiative, a $1.575 million City-funded program that will allow NYC Outward Bound Schools to implement Crew in up to 50 more public schools in the city.

Read Building Social Capital

Jharol Aguirre, a 2016 graduate of Leaders, a NYC Outward Bound School in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, continues to give back to the network by providing mentorship and internship experiences for students through his job with First Workings.

Read Making Modern History

Erick Espin, a history teacher at WHEELS, a NYC Outward Bound School in Washington Heights, received EL Education’s most prestigious teacher recognition honor, The Klingenstein Award.

Read A Place-Based Partnership

Learn more about an interdisciplinary, credited after-school class that combines art, science, and the High Line, offered at James Baldwin, NYC Outward Bound’s transfer high school.  

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