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This Week at Fannie Lou (9/16 to 9/20) -- Wednesday (9/18): Opportunity Fair
Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom High School is committed to placing students at the center of their own education. We partner with the New York Performance Standards Consortium to anchor our work in student portfolios and performance assessment; we partner with Big Picture Learning to anchor our work in real world learning.

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FLHFHS Identified for Innovative Approach to Student-Centered Learning

FLHFHS has been included in the Christensen Institute's national Canopy Project. The Canopy identifies schools across the United States that are leaders in innovative approaches to student-centered learning. FLHFHS is one of only 9 schools in NYC to be awarded this identification.
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FLHFHS Students Have SYEP Success

More than 160 Fannie Lou students participated in the Summer Youth Employment Program. Our students worked to create new media with Career Clue and Educational Video Center, to care for Concrete Plant Park with Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice, to explore environmental justice issues with Children's Aid to name just a few of the wonderful opportunities.
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FLHFHS Students at NYU Excel Academy

27 Fannie Lou students successfully completed a 4-week, 2-course program at the NYU Excel Academy. They presented their work at a symposium at the beginning of August and are now engaged with a 2-week SAT preparation course.

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