20/20 Vision for Schools exists to transform public schools within a single generation of students. We achieve this by mobilizing students and community stakeholders to partner with schools for sustainable change.
 
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PwC Teaches 3rd Graders at PS 102 to "Earn Your Future"

PwC Teaches 3rd Graders at PS 102 to “Earn Your Future”

Two student reactions capture PS 102′s response to PwC’s Earn Your Future program at the Brooklyn school on November 21. Principal Cornelia Sichenze overheard a third grader exclaim as she left the class: “I love our new teachers!” Parent coordinator Margaret Sheri encountered a non-third grader who griped about not having an opportunity to participate...
Mission Possible: The UFT and DOE agree!

Mission Possible: The UFT and DOE agree!

The United Federation of Teachers celebrates the PS 102 mural in a recent issue of New York Teacher, joining the NYC Department of Education which featured the mural in October 2011, shortly after its completion.
NYC DOE Celebrates PS 102 Mural

NYC DOE Celebrates PS 102 Mural

20/20 Vision for Schools practices what we preach, building a “resume of trust” with the New York City Department of Education by serving schools in meaningful ways. This week the DOE features the “Welcome to PS 102″ mural documentary on its website homepage. Watch the documentary on DOE’s website here.
"Welcome to PS 102" - The Documentary Experience

“Welcome to PS 102″ – The Documentary Experience

The “Welcome to PS 102″ documentary experience is now available online thanks to the brilliant 20/20 Vision for Schools intern Jordan Cortese! Watch it here. Track the entire PS 102 Mural from start to finish at the project blog, complete with photos, design sketches, student submissions, and more.
"Picturing Diversity," from Brooklyn Family magazine

“Picturing Diversity,” from Brooklyn Family magazine

The September issue of Brooklyn Family magazine tells the story of the PS 102 mural. Here’s an excerpt. “PS 102 Principal Theresa Dovi welcomed the concept wholeheartedly introducing the idea of the public art mural to the school’s families early in the year, and invited them to answer the question: ‘How does your family welcome guests into...
In His Own Words: Pastor Paul Curtis on the PS 102 Mural

In His Own Words: Pastor Paul Curtis on the PS 102 Mural

Dear Global Leadership Summit, You read about Pastor Paul Curtis in the Conference Notebook, now hear him tell the story of the PS 102 Mural in his own words, and watch the story unfold in the multimedia slideshow.
You're welcome!

You’re welcome!

Our friends at the PS 102 Mural project sent this gift for 20/20′s role facilitating the mural this spring. It’s been fun to see the community response to the mural as well. So far, the Brooklyn Eagle and Tri-State Voice newspapers and Brownstoner blog published articles about the mural, and Brooklyn Family magazine is scheduled...
See what 20/20 Vision Looks Like: #102Mural

See what 20/20 Vision Looks Like: #102Mural

Update, 7/30/11 The Bay Ridge Eagle published a beautiful story on the PS 102 Mural in the July 21 issue. Here’s an excerpt: “When P.S. 102 Principal Teresa Dovi and her students wanted to find a nice way to greet visitors at their school, they didn’t hang up a “Welcome” sign. They picked up paintbrushes....