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Shanza’s Internship: “Determination Creates Winners”

 My internship was interning at BCAL for the middle school program. During the internship I experienced many things. I learned a few things that I had never experienced before. Using the computers and software available I was able to learn laser cutting because of the software Rhino. Rhino is a 3D CAD modeling software  that […]

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 […]

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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 […]

Team SWAGG DRIPPY “Knock On That Wood” Music Video Premiere!

2016-2017 BCAL MS Music Technology Middle School Youth manifest their desires to succeed and prosper in “Knock On That Wood;” follow on SoundCloud for more BCCP BCAL MS Hits!

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.