NYSCI Talks (What School Could Be): About the emotional moment that occurred in Alabama.

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NYSCI Talks: What School Could Be by Ted Dintersmith

Ted Dintersmith talks about how in his travels across the country he found himself in Selma, Alabama where he walked across the famous bridge at daybreak. He discusses the current challenges for children and teachers in the face of continuing discrimination. According to Dintersmith, the children who need the most help are getting the least assistance. Peggy Brookins discusses the work that her organization is doing to improve education. She points out an innovative program being led by Governor Bryant of Mississippi to inspire teachers to become board certified.


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The New York Hall of Science

The New York Hall of Science, also known as NYSCI, is a science museum located in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in the New York City borough of Queens. NYSCI was founded at the 1964–65 World’s Fair and has evolved into New York’s center for interactive science, serving a half million students, teachers, and families each year. NYSCI serves schools, families and underserved communities in the New York City area, offering informal, hands-on learning through various products and services that use the “design-make-play” method of bringing delight and play to educating Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).

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