There are many great aspects to Success Academy Union Square, but I especially appreciate the people who nurture our children’s hearts and minds.
Our Director of Children’s Literature, Sara Yu answers two frequently asked parent questions about supporting children’s independent reading.
Como madre de un hijo que estudiaba en una escuela pública de la ciudad de Nueva York, nunca estuve satisfecha con lo que parecía ser un programa de estudios primarios limitado que se enfocaba solamente en lectura y matemáticas. Estaba interesada en un enfoque educativo que apuntase al desarrollo integral del niño y me entusiasmé […]
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Considering applying to Success Academy for your child? Read Claire’s post for the Success parent perspective…
Doug McCurry, the co-CEO of Achievement First Public Charter Schools and the father of a special needs child, has written a touching account about his son, Jack, who is a scholar at Success Academy Cobble Hill.
Questions about reading? Read more advice from Director of Children’s Literature Sara Yu!
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This week, we’d like to address some of the frequently asked questions about reading aloud we’ve heard from parents over the years…
The single most important thing parents can do to support their elementary school scholars is to read to them and with them at home.
This is why I stood with many Success Academy and district school parents in Lower Manhattan last month and delivered an urgent message to the city: the time has come for bold change in our public schools. 143.000 students are trapped in failing schools.