Why Mentors Matter

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

May 2, 2016

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 especially acute in low-income neighborho

April 28, 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

LISTEN UP!

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

February 18, 2016

ENDING THE SCHOOL-TO-PRISON PIPELINE

This young man, who has incredible potential, grew up with a very unstable home life and few resources. Very early in his elementary school years, Wil

January 28, 2016

Our Mentors are the Life of the Program

Operation Exodus is grateful for the many hours of personal time, and emotional energy our mentors bring into our programs. In 2015: 1,792 Mentor Hou

December 31, 2015

Financial Aid for Program Fees

We are committing to investing in our families, most living on less than $24,500 per year in a city where the cost of living is almost double the nati

December 31, 2015

Parent Workshops are Booming

Operation Exodus is thankful for the strong support we are able to give our parents, many of whom feel ill-equipped to help with their child's educati

December 31, 2015

200 Hours of Independent Reading

Operation Exodus is thankful for the many opportunities we have had in 2015 to witness the growth in our students academically and spiritually. 200 h

December 31, 2015

172 Students K-12

172 Students K-12 172 is the number of Exodus Students K thru College that are having their hope in the future restored through our after school tuto

December 31, 2015