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Y-PLAN NYC’s Three Year Partnership with the Mayor’s Office Is Combating Domestic and Intimate Partner Violence in Schools and Neighborhoods by Ciera Dudley

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For the third year in a row, the New York City Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence (OCDV) has worked in partnership with Y-PLAN NYC students to make schools hubs of healthy, equitable dating behaviors and leveraging the power of young people to combat abuse across the city. What Y-PLAN students are doing in these projects is harnessing the school –the built environment and social resources- as a site to disrupt cycles of intimate partner abuse, domestic abuse, and non-consensual behaviors.
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“Y-PLAN Site Mapping and Resilient Bay Inspiration Tour: Skyline High School” by Vanessa Vasquez ‘18

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What is natural and what is artificial? If they, as an agile group of teenagers, struggle to cross a busy street, what would their younger siblings do? If sea level rise claims part of their city’s land, who will suffer first? Read about the way Skyline High School Y-PLAN students grappled with these questions and more, with the support of the Center for Cities + Schools, the Resilient by Design | Bay Area Challenge's ABC Team, and the City of Oakland, on their site mapping and inspiration tour on February 15, 2018.
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Kennedy High School and BART

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During the Fall semester of 2016, Dr. LaRue Moore's senior classes in the IT Academy at Kennedy High School in Richmond, California participated in a new project-based partnership between Y-PLAN and Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART). The project, facilitated through the UC Berkeley Center for Cities + Schools, provided an opportunity for students to visit BART and provide well-researched ideas to BART's Human Resources Department.
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Kennedy High School Final Presentations to BART

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The final Y-PLAN presentations to BART from the Kennedy High School IT Academy Seniors will take place on Monday December 5 from 5:30-7:30 pm.
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Y-PLAN NYC Spring Summit

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Please join us for the Y-PLAN NYC Spring Summit on May 18th at Brooklyn Borough Hall!
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Remembering Tohoku on the 5th Anniversary

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Today marks the 5th anniversary of the 2011 Tohoku earthquake that devastated the Tohoku coastal region of Japan. CC+S's Y-PLAN Initiative has been honored to host over 600 students from this region at UC Berkeley to participate in a Y-PLAN Summer Leadership Studio in community revitalization for the last 4 years as part of the TOMODACHI initiative.
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Y-PLAN 2.0 Website Launch!

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We are thrilled to officially announce the launch of the newly redesigned Y-PLAN 2.0 website! We have dedicated significant time and thought throughout this process to designing a site that will support our partners while also introducing new educators, students, and civic organizations to our work.
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