Education Matters

The Power of Forgiveness

Abe Stark Primary School (PS)346’s administration and staff work throughout the year to both educate students and teach them about kindness. There are times when we disagree and sometimes we…

Annual National Dads Take Child to School Day

BY AMANDA MOSES On September 17th, fathers nationwide took part in Dads Take Your Child to School Day (DTYCTS). Since this initiative was introduced in 2007 by NYS Office of…

PS 346 Hosts Bike Bash

BY AMANDA MOSES Do you remember the first time you learned how to ride a bike? At first, there is a fear of falling, but that sensation wears off and…

Annual Book Giveaway for International Literacy Day

BY AMANDA MOSES Malala Yousafzai, the youngest Nobel Prize laureate and female education activist once said, “Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change…

PS 346 Students Learn About Bike Safety

BY AMANDA MOSES On Friday, September 13th, Abe Stark Primary School (PS) 346 hosted a safety assembly with Bike New York, an advocacy group that works to transform people’s lives…

From The Principal’ s Desk

Starrett Early Learning Center Welcome to the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year! It is my excited pleasure to begin a new journey of educating the young scholars of The…

Time to Head on Back to School

BY AMANDA MOSES On September 5th, all across New York City students rubbed their sleepy eyes, shaking off the residual summertime bliss as they prepared for their first day of…

Students Soar High in Aviation Camp

By Amanda Moses Higher, Further, Faster may be the catchphrase for Captain Marvel, famed Colonel in the United States Air Force turned superhero, but it’s also how students in the…

Teens Learn About Upcycling

BY AMANDA MOSES Throughout the summer, members of Spring Creek Teen Central’s Girls Empowerment Movement (GEM) created an upcycling activity that will end in December with a holiday craft fair…

Summer Bruncheon at Be’er Hagolah Institutes

BY AMANDA MOSES For many busy parents, there are only a few morning delights that they are able to relish in—a freshly brewed cup of strong coffee and perhaps a…

Teen Central Impresses with Afro-Hip Hop Dance Showcase

BY AMANDA MOSES Over the summer, Spring Creek Teen Central launched a new program inviting its female members to express themselves artistically. The initiative was deemed the Girls Empowerment Movement…

Learning the Basics of Web Design

BY AMANDA MOSES Technology is a temperamental and fickle beast that changes every few days with updates and new innovations. That being said, technology is also at the forefront of…

Safety Sunday at Spring Creek Towers

The sun was shining and the music was pumping in the basketball courts just outside of the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) for “Safety Sunday” on August 4th  sponsored by Jack…

Be’er Hagolah Institutes’ Graduation Class of 2019

BY AMANDA MOSES On June 16th, Be’er Hagolah Institutes’ senior class reached an important educational milestone—their graduation from high school. In addition to celebrating their achievements, the graduation was held…

Summer in Spring Creek Towers

By Amanda Moses The sights and sounds of summertime fun are emanating from Spring Creek Towers (SCT). Seniors are relishing the warm weather by playing dominoes on the park benches…