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awareness + access = admission strategy

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  Spring Open House at an Independent School Near You! Springtime is the best time to begin to explore an independent school education. Visit our member school’s websites and look for admission events.     Mocha Moms Brooklyn  Presents: How to Navigate the Independent School Admission Process Wednesday, April 12, 2017

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Parent Pathways: Why & How To Create Them

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As a parent, creating ways to influence the culture of an independent school community requires some insight, courage, and strategy. If you don’t already know it a top notch education, particularly one that is predominantly white and privileged, can be challenged by implicit and explicit biases. Often experienced as micro or macro aggressions, over time […]

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{Nov. 7} Young Womyn of Strength3 – Establishes 21st Century Leadership Paradigms

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Young Womyn of Strength No, not a typo, but intentional. wom·yn ˈwimin/ noun nonstandard spelling of “women” adopted by some feminists in order to avoid the word ending -men. Embarking on it’s third annual conference at Brooklyn Friends School, we asked founder Orinthia Swindell, Director of Diversity and Institutional Equity at BFS, about the beginnings and […]

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4.22 Doc+Talk: 25th Anniversary of The Central Park Five *New Location

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Can You Stand the Rain by New Edition was my song that early spring! Not having long graduated from Howard, I was still living in my college town of Washington DC, which at the time was desperate with fear from murder and crack cocaine. But, back in my home town of New York, fear and […]

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RIISE Shares – Young Womyn of Strength Conference @Brooklyn Friends Register

Register here… https://docs.google.com/a/ brooklynfriends.org/forms/d/ 1pOCxqaQ66Lrp5mfwp9- EQnuzWMnXpM9d6-m-MHDRbbk/ viewform     Register Now…. https://docs.google.com/a/ brooklynfriends.org/forms/d/ 1pOCxqaQ66Lrp5mfwp9- EQnuzWMnXpM9d6-m-MHDRbbk/ viewform Ms. Orinthia Swindell – Associate Director of Diversity oswindell@brooklynfriends.org   Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr. – Director of Diversity emoorejr@brooklynfriends.org Diversity Office @ Brooklyn Friends School www.brooklynfriends.org   Ms. Orinthia Swindell – Associate Director of Diversity oswindell@brooklynfriends.org   Dr. Eddie Moore, […]

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