Monday Blues?

Monday is here but have no fear it will be okay! It seems a vast majority of Americans dread Mondays. They wish the weekend was longer and did not ha

September 25, 2017

At Home With Common Core

Testing vs Text The Common Core State Standards Initiative, more commonly called “The Common Core,” has ignited a national conversation about edu

September 7, 2017

Beacon of Hope Dimming?

Making Good on A Promise Brown v. the Board of Education was an iconic case that was supposed to be a beacon of hope. In America, every child, no mat

September 7, 2017

Back-to-School Heights Style

Iris Garcia heads up the committee on special needs for the Operation Exodus Parent Advisory Council, a group of parent leaders in the Exodus communit

September 6, 2017

Will DACA Dreams Die?

The Uncertain Fate of DACA Students About 800,000 undocumented young adults have endured weeks of tension over the uncertain fate of DACA, which for

September 6, 2017

Pre-Teen Hope in the Heights

Age of Opportunity There is no more important time in youth development than middle school. These are adolescents just a few years away from being yo

August 8, 2017
operation exodus benefit concert

A Concert to Benefit Exodus

Nathan Vickery & Tom Jennings In Concert   TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12th | 7:30 p.m.   W83 Ministry Center, 150 W 83rd St. New York, NY

August 8, 2017

Phone Free Zones">Phone Free Zones

What's Next? "Phone Free" Zones   "When friendship is conducted online and through texts, kids are doing this in a context stripped of many of

August 8, 2017

Operation Exodus Joins LEAD">Operation Exodus Joins LEAD

Operation Exodus Joins LEAD The Hispanic Federation, with the support of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, has launched a two-year education adv

August 6, 2017

The Importance of Free Play">The Importance of Free Play

Don't Limit Free Play! While a summer full of too many unproductive or unsupervised hours is a terrible waste for a child, free play is one of the mo

July 30, 2017