Archives: BOP-CCERS School Updates

Updates from Dr. Susan S. McKinney Secondary School of the Arts

Dr. Susan S. McKinney Secondary School of the Arts is a performing and visual arts school in Fort Greene, Brooklyn.  This year, teachers Rachelle Travis (Science) and Judith Alexander-Edwards (Math) joined the NSF-funded Billion Oyster Project Curriculum and Community Enterprise for Restoration Science (BOP-CCERS) as a part of our Cohort Two.  Rachelle and Judith have already made trips […]

Updates from M.S. 88 in South Slope, Brooklyn

M.S. 88 in South Slope, Brooklyn has truly gone above and beyond in their commitment to oyster restoration!  Last year, three of their teachers joined the NSF-funded Billion Oyster Project Curriculum and Community Enterprise for Restoration Science (BOP-CCERS) as a part of our Cohort One, and this year, four teachers have joined Cohort Two.  Check out updates from […]

Updates from Sherlyne Gilles of Mott Hall IV in Brownsville, Brooklyn

  Last year, teacher Sherlyne Gilles of Mott Hall IV in Brownsville, Brooklyn joined theNSF-funded Billion Oyster Project Curriculum and Community Enterprise for Restoration Science (BOP-CCERS) as a part of our Cohort One.  Check out her update below! “Mott Hall IV is truly grateful for a program such as the Billion Oyster Project. While we are located in […]

Updates from Susan Ingegno of I.S. 145 in Jackson Heights, Queens

  Last year, teacher Susan Ingegno of I.S. 145 in Jackson Heights, Queens joined the NSF-funded Billion Oyster Project Curriculum and Community Enterprise for Restoration Science (BOP-CCERS) as a part of our Cohort One.  Check out her update below! “My name is Susan Ingegno and I am a teacher at I.S. 145 in Jackson Heights, Queens. My […]

Updates from YeukSze Leong of P.S. 126, Manhattan Academy of Technology

Last year, Math teacher YeukSze Leong of P.S. 126 joined the NSF-funded Billion Oyster Project Curriculum and Community Enterprise for Restoration Science (BOP-CCERS) as a part of our Cohort One.  Check out her update below! “I teach at P.S. 126/Manhattan Academy of Technology, a preK – 8 school located on the Lower East Side of Manhattan […]

Updates from Valerie Green Thomas at M.S. 390, Bronx

This year, M.S. 390 Humanities teacher Valerie Green Thomas joined the NSF-funded Billion Oyster Project Curriculum and Community Enterprise for Restoration Science (BOP-CCERS) as a part of Cohort Two.  Her students are busy preparing for future visits to their oyster restoration station by engaging in BOP’s in-class curriculum.  Check out Valerie’s story below! ” ‘What do you know […]

Updates from the International School for Liberal Arts, Bronx

The International School for Liberal Arts (ISLA X342) in the Bronx is a bilingual (English and Spanish) grade 6-12 school for newly arrived students.  Teachers Obed Fulcar and Lui Yi joined the NSF-funded Billion Oyster Project Curriculum and Community Enterprise for Restoration Science (BOP-CCERS) as a part of Cohort One and their students have already had […]