Living In A “Book Desert”

Thirsty For Words Does forty-five million sound like a lot? That’s the number of words a young child will hear by the age of 4 in families headed

August 2, 2016

It’s Complicated…

The History of "Hispanic vs. Latino" It’s a question Hispanics and non-Hispanics alike have struggled with when deciding what to call the diverse c

August 1, 2016
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The Truth About Poverty Porn

How One Story Becomes The Only Story Stereotypes about poverty abound and images, sometimes referred to as “poverty porn,” are prevalent. Intende

July 8, 2016

Red, White & Blue

Red, White & Blue by Mariela Regalado   Whichever way you cut through my veins The colors that spill will still be the same... Dom

June 28, 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 form their self identity.

June 18, 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

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 Operation

April 13, 2016

The Power of Playwriting

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

April 13, 2016