On the morning of Friday, October 12th, a proud group of LREI Board members visited the Sixth Avenue and Charlton campuses. For the next three class periods, each Trustee would spend each session immersed in our rich curriculum. From third grade Community Circle to Contemporary Middle East and Literature of the African Diaspora electives, the occasion marked a mission affirming day for all.
Asia Society is an educational organization dedicated to promoting mutual understanding and strengthening partnerships among peoples, leaders, and institutions of Asia and the United States in a global context. Asia Society's TEQ (Theory, Enthusiasm, and Questions) Series works to create dynamic, interactive, and effective Chinese language instruction; thereby illustrating innovative Chinese language instruction in American K–12 classrooms. Each year, they select 5–10 Chinese teachers as Teaching Fellows.
LREI is honored to have high school teacher Catherine Zhong's TEQ instructional video selected as Asia Society's first episode in their new online series.
The LREI Girls Varsity Soccer team will be participating in the United Soccer Coaches' second annual 'Play With Pride' week (September 17th, 2018 - September 23rd, 2018). Sponsored by the United Soccer Coaches LGBT & Allies Advocacy Group, this event is designed to show support for LGBTQ athletes, coaches, administrators, referees, and fans.