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Harlem Children's Zone Aug 13
Did you know that 80% of brain growth occurs in the first years of a child’s life? Nurture that brain growth with five simple and powerful ways through the Harlem Basics.
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Chancellor Richard A. Carranza Aug 11
The importance of keeping a beat: Researchers link ability to keep a beat to reading, language skills
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Lester Young@lwyjr Aug 8
America's School Funding Struggle: How We're Robbing Our Future By Under-Investing In Our Children
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Harlem Children's Zone Aug 8
The emotional, thought-provoking performances at our were not just a perfect way for our children to demonstrate what unity and peace mean to them, but to pay homage to anti-violence movements of the past.
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Lester Young@lwyjr Aug 8
The My Brother’s Keeper Movement in New York State and the Audacious Goal of Success for All via
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Michael D. Smith Aug 6
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Anne Williams-Isom Aug 6
“When a child walks in the room, your child or anybody else’s child, do your eyes light up? That’s what they’re looking for.” Rest in Peace . Your words will continue to illuminate the lives of countless generations.
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Marian Dingle Jul 27
Educators. This is real. No more silence. Please.
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Lester Young@lwyjr Jul 26
A TRUE holistic approach. The Harlem community is fortunate to have a leader like Anne Williams-Isom.
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Lester Young@lwyjr Jul 25
Another energetic learning experience with Geoff Canada. Thank you MBKA & CBMA.
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Lester Young@lwyjr Jul 25
Tremendous afternoon with Geoff Canada and MBK A
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Rashaun Banjo Jul 25
Just a quick glimpse of some of the diverse experiences our young men across Queens are having this summer....more to come!!! We lift as we climb!!! Thank you
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MBK Alliance Jul 24
Tomorrow is the big day! Don’t miss your chance to connect with Geoffrey Canada and learn more about how his work with and is changing the future for boys and young men of color. Register here:
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Lester Young@lwyjr Jul 21
More districts should consider this strategy.
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Lester Young@lwyjr Jul 19
“A Vision of America that Doesn’t Exist” | Newsroom | Teachers College, Columbia University. It’s ALL de jure: Turning a critical eye on the Northern Strategy” Gloria Ladson Billings.
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Lester Young@lwyjr Jul 18
How do we know if something is racist? Listen to Dr. Ibram X.Kendi, author of Stamped From The Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America.
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Robin Hood Jul 18
"For teens held at Horizon Juvenile Center in The , a book can be an — and an escape."
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MBK Alliance Jul 18
We’re one week away from our Town Hall with Geoffrey Canada of and . Register today and join us on July 25th at 1:00 p.m. EST to hear this incredible leader share what he’s learned from his work helping children in Harlem.
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MBK Alliance Jul 15
As the President of and Chairman of Promise Academy, Geoffrey Canada’s work has helped thousands of families in Harlem. On July 25th, he’ll join us for a Town Hall to answer your questions. Register here for the conversation:
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Lester Young@lwyjr Jul 18
If you want to know what is important, please listen carefully to Linda Darling Hammonds thoughtful words.
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