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24 EpisodesProduced by The BellWebsite

In Season Three, eight high school interns bring you stories of New York City students who attend transfer high schools. We zoom in on one transfer school in particular, The James Baldwin School, which offers students a clean slate and a second chance. But does it work? And if so, what can schools l… read more

24 Episodes | 2017 - 2020

Episode 3: Adriana

February 20th, 2020




“I didn’t like the fact that I was …

Episode 2: Javi

February 4th, 2020


Javier Mata was never the homework type. When all those missing grades caught up with him, he knew he needed a fresh start. That's exactly what he …

Episode 1: Steph

January 28th, 2020




Photo courtesy of Stephanie Gaweda

Preview: Season 3

December 23rd, 2019



“Everybody in this school has scars that can’t be seen.”

— Brandon, student at The James Baldwin School



Extra Credit: One Homeless Student's Journey

December 27th, 2018


A record 115,000 New York City students live in temporary housing, according to state data published by Advocates for Children. At some schools, more …

Episode 4: Three Stops on the A Train

October 31st, 2018

  “We do fundraisers, but nothing too crazy. A party probably raises a little over $100.” — Bissiri Diakite, Thurgood Marshall …

Episode 3: Who Gets to Play?

July 2nd, 2018




“When I moved to the U.S., I was …

Preview: Miseducation

March 22nd, 2018


This spring, our team of student interns is taking you inside NYC's segregated high schools to investigate the policies that perpetuate this dual …

Extra Credit: Brian

November 12th, 2017


Even though we've wrapped up Season 1, we will continue releasing Extra Credit segments that feature material we weren't able to squeeze into our episodes. If you are a student with a story to tell – or if you're an …

Extra Credit: Noah

August 10th, 2017





“I just want to unite the world. …

Analysis: The 'Diversity' Plan

June 13th, 2017

  Last week the city announced flawed school integration goals. A better approach? Move the median. …

Episode 2: Noah Goes to High School

May 22nd, 2017



“If I can get out now, of course I will. Quicker the better, honestly. It makes no sense to waste another year here.”

— Noah



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