New Youth Development Executive Arrives Uptown

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Operation Exodus names Dr. Mark Gonzalez as Chief Executive Officer to oversee and expand youth development offerings uptown.

March 31, 2017

The “Movement” Movement in School

This article was originally published in New York Times Family section, March 21, 2017     Why Kids Shouldn't Sit Still In Class by Donna De

March 27, 2017

Letter of The Law & Grace

In Times of Trouble by Tatiana Mahoney Did you know that you can be a legal resident and still be in danger of being deported? The current administ

March 26, 2017

Can You Cope?

Learning to Cope, Coping to Learn As adults, we deal with many challenges every day. From work and relationships to finances or health, our awarenes

January 23, 2017

Climate Change

In Education, Environment Is Everything Schools where students feel safe, engaged and connected to their teachers are also schools that have narrower

November 17, 2016

So What, Now What?

An Unsettling Election There are conversations happening all over America. They are complex, and in many cases deeply raw and emotional. Families fee

November 11, 2016

Back To $chool

What Going Back To $chool Costs Decades ago, a student beginning a new year may have bought some new pencils, a pack of looseleaf, and if lucky, a ne

September 12, 2016
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A Brave Movement

Visions of Being Brave Brave Movement founders Lenox Cedeno and Manny Dominguez met in high school and bonded as best friends over a shared love of

September 10, 2016

The Fight For Equality

A Lack of Diversity in NYC's Specialized Schools This year, fewer blacks and Latinos were offered seats in New York City's specialized high schools c

September 1, 2016

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, when his teacher recomm

March 21, 2016