education Archives

  • This anti-gun violence documentary was created by Kymbali Craig, Bailey’s Cafe Youth and students from Paul Robeson High school with support from the Weed and Seed Coalition of the Crown Heights Community Mediation Center. The Mediation Center thrives on this type of convening work. Take a look and let us know what you think about […]

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  • Fifty students from two classes from PS/IS 184 visited the Crown Heights Mediation Center last week to learn about how people of different backgrounds and beliefs work together. The trip to the Center was in preparation for the students study of the Holocaust and beginning to learn about Jewish people. The students spoke with Pastor […]

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  • The Crown Heights Community Mediation Center is busy this week out in the community with presentations and fairs. Here’s a sampling of what’s going on: Thursday we will be leading a Demonstration Session on “Visual Thinking Strategies” and manning a table at Partner Palooza, a resource fair hosted by the Brooklyn Museum. The purpose of […]

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  • On January 28 the Crown Heights Community Mediation Center launched the Youth Entrepreneurship Program with the superstar 6th grade class at Middle School 334 for Academic and Social Excellence. Together, we’ll be starting a business! Through a hands on approach, the Youth Entrepreneurship Program is designed to teach young people the skills needed to start […]

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  • The Mediation Center is offering another Train-the-Trainer Conflict Resolution workshop, Friday March 6th. Call or email for more information!

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  • The New York Mission Society is sponsoring a Community Conversation in Education in Crown Heights. This conversation is designed to promote community involvement amongst all sectors in educational success. All members of Crown Heights are invited to participate. February 4th, 2009Brooklyn Children’s Museum 145 Brooklyn Ave. between St. Marks and Prospect Pl.9:30am-12:00pm Come to discuss […]

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  • On January 14th the Crown Heights Community Mediation Center launched a new Leadership Training Institute for community members who are dedicated to working together to improve Crown Heights. Thirty people completed the application and interview process and came to our office for the orientation session. The group is phenomenal. There are teachers, city workers, federal […]

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  • The Crown Heights Community Mediation Center is offering another free Mediation Skills mini-workshops on Tuesday, January 27th. Join educators, human service professionals and other community members for a light snack and a savory sample of our customized trainings in conflict resolution, mediation, and more. What: Free Mediation Skills Mini Training “Bite“ When: Tuesday, January 27th, […]

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