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30 Schools In 30 Days: Brilla College Prep Public Charter School

Published on: 07/08/2019

The 30 Schools in 30 Days project will highlight a different New York State charter school each day, featuring each school’s successes, and the challenges that come from being denied access to state facilities funding. Perhaps most important, each school leader has a message for state lawmakers in Albany: please find a solution to the facilities funding problem and allow ALL of the state’s charter schools access to building aid this year.

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Video: Teacher Grooms New York Kindergarten Students To Be Little Husker Fans

Published on: 07/08/2019

There’s a little bit of Nebraska in the Big Apple.

Omaha native and University of Nebraska-Lincoln graduate Rachel Mann teaches kindergarten in the South Bronx, New York. In an email to the Omaha World-Herald, she wrote:

“At my school, Brilla College Prep, more than 90 percent of my scholars qualify for free or reduced lunch, so we emphasize the importance of college starting at the age of four. We do this by naming every classroom after a college.

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Teaching with Technology

Published on: 07/08/2019

Brilla College Prep Teacher, Calina Fernandez was featured in a great article published by The Foundation for Blended and Online Learning, with the Evergreen Education Group.  She shares some of Brilla story and approach to blended learning on page 17 of their report.

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Meet The Newest Charter-School Innovations

Published on: 12/15/2016

Brilla College Prep was once again featured in an article in the NY Post (12/15/16) titled Meet the newest charter-school innovations.

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How A Bronx Charter School Is Revolutionizing Education

Published on: 09/21/2014

Brilla College Prep was featured in an article in the NY Post (9/21/14) with the headline, How a Bronx Charter School is Revolutionizing Education.

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