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Getting Kids Off the Slide

The “Summer Slide.” is a well documented learning loss that takes place when low-income students do not participate in structured summer programs.

Read More June 18, 2016

Bias Is Alive & Well

The Link Between Bias and Behavior Kids from immigrant families must navigate influences from a variety of sources as they

Read More June 18, 2016

To Our Generous Friends & Family

Welcome   “But the seed on good soil stands for those with a noble and good heart, who hear the

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The Reviews Are In….

Mi Historia, Mi Corazón is a runaway smash hit! ! “The production quality was so high, and the actors so funny,

Read More May 12, 2016

Why Mentors Matter

Mentoring More Important Than Education? People, especially youth who feel marginalized by socio-economic status or ethnicity, tend to disconnect from

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The ART of Education

State of the Arts in Education Just two years ago, the lack of arts education in New York City schools was

Read More April 28, 2016

Operation Exodus Produces Plays Written By Inner City Kids!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Operation Exodus produces plays written by inner city kids! Released on: April 11th, 2016 Author: Julie McGarvey

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The Power of Playwriting

Operation Exodus students are taking part in a playmaking series with director Josh Lewis. An experienced writer, director and educator,

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Assessing the Need for an IEP

Christopher has been coming to Operation Exodus since kindergarten, and has always been a quiet student.  A few years ago,

Read More March 21, 2016


To be an artful listener you must be able to not only receive messages, but interpret them accurately. It is

Read More February 18, 2016