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I Can Mess Up, But I’m Strong

by Tyreek Page During my junior year of high school I was attending the Brooklyn College Community Partnership and earned an internship working with kids at Center For Family Life (CFL), on Mondays and Wednesdays. I also participated in an Anti-Discrimination Clinic on May 17th and edited other students’ final reflections for their internship on […]

DISCRIMINATION/PERSPECTIVE: BCALHS Project Peace Journal 2016-17

<curated by Maham Qureshi>   DISCRIMINATION   Misunderstanding (Anathasia Mfum) I’m Misunderstood. People think I’m one way. But I’m not. People view one as a nuisance Because, I’m black. But I’m not. People degrade my culture, my style, and the way I live. Don’t know me, for who I really am, As they should…  Because […]

STAR Ms trip to Aviator Sports Complex

Our wonderful students at STAR Middle School were treated to some fun and excitement on their trip (Apr. 4, 2017) to Aviator Sports Complex. They had tons of fun participating in Rock Climbing activities and playing Basketball. As usual it was an awesome event. It allowed students to interact with their peers and staff alike […]

The BCCP Maker Lab is helping BCAL Middle School participants create a prototype for improved designs…

Developmentally, BCAL Middle School participants are on a quest to understand their access to new technologies and to prototype designs that help them develop ideas and problem solving abilities.  Here are a few images of work created using Rhino 2D/3D software, to later be output as an Adobe Illustrator (.ai) file and interpreted by our laser cutter.

Happy Holidays from Project Peace @ IS291!

December is the month that prepares ourselves to slow down the routine, reflect on our hard work and look back at the challenges, victories, pitfalls and learning processes of the year. It is the time when it is almost inevitable to remember good experiences, learn about mistakes and get ready for the new adventures of the upcoming year… Bring […]