Together We Can

Did you know that only 16.7% of Latino 3rd graders in Washington Heights are meeting English literacy standards? Exodus begins tutoring in kindergar

Climate Change

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

Another Pipeline Protest

"Notes From The Field" Just listen, if you would, to how she listens. That may sound like an odd way to invoke what Anna Deavere Smith does in “Not

Dollar General Loves Literacy!

Dollar General Loves Literacy! The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently awarded Operation Exodus Inner City a grant to support their youth lit

Lin-Manuel Does Double Header!

Above photo by Farah Stockman On Sunday, October 16th, Hamilton star Lin-Manuel Miranda held a screening of Mary Poppins at Washington Height’s Un

Biased? Blame The Brain

Eleven Million Bits It has been estimated that our brains are capable of processing approximately 11 million bits of information every second. Given

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

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

The Art of Education

As part of our fall schedule for middle school students, Operation Exodus will once again be taking part in a playmaking series with director Josh Lew

Word Up: A Winner

Word Up A True Community Bookstore Word Up is an oasis in Washington Heights, an area in uptown Manhattan that would otherwise be a "book desert."