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Announcing the 2018 RFK Urban Education Awards Finalists

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Finalists Announced for the 2018 Robert F. Kennedy Urban Education Awards CHICAGO:  Individuals from across the country devoted to fighting injustice have been named finalists for the 2018 Robert F. Kennedy Urban Education Awards, announced by Schools That Can (STC) in partnership with Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights. The 2018 Awards will honor a […]

Schools That Can Takes To Chicago to Reimagine Education Through Real-World Learning

CONTACT: Rainesford Stauffer [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Schools That Can Takes To Chicago to Reimagine Education Through Real-World Learning NEW YORK: On May 2nd and 3rd, 2018 Schools That Can (STC), an organization that reimagines education through real-world learning that closes the opportunity and skills gap, will host its 13th annual National Forum in Chicago. […]

Maker Fellows Update: December 2017

The STC NYC Maker Fellows Program has been very active this Fall. Nine Maker Fellows, representing two district and two charter schools, are leading 90 minute after-school Makerspaces at their schools each week. Close to 100 students are engaging with a curriculum developed by our partner MakerState and implemented by the Maker Fellows. This curriculum […]

STC Spotlight: Desiree Jones, BRICK Peshine Academy teacher

Welcome to the STC Spotlight Series, where we shine light on the incredible progress being made by STC staff, schools, students, and teachers! Check out our short interviews on what inspires them, their work, and what it means to be a “student that can.”  Desiree Jones, BRICK Peshine Academy teacher   Can you walk us […]