Space Club Blasts Off at Buffalo’s Lafayette International

By Eric Bradshaw — In keeping with the theme of expanding frontiers, students at Lafayette International Community High School in Buffalo lift their eyes to the sky as part of the school’s second year of Space Club. Funded by the education

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The Brooklyn International High School’s Rise and Respect Film: Documenting Community Advocacy through Dance

By Megan Minturn — For the past five years the Brooklyn International High School (BIHS) has joined over two hundred countries in the One Billion Rising campaign to end gender inequality. One Billion Rising is an international campaign led by the

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Keep Calm and Manage Stress

By Waleska Velez — “If the structure does not permit dialogue the structure must be changed” — Paolo Freire We must ask ourselves: what is our role as educators in the complex systems of our schools? How do we as

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Green Circle Project

By Lisa Sacco — When we tell our stories, we humanize ourselves. Storytelling allows us to build relationships and connections with a group that may not know us. It is through a shared experience of human conditions that we create

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