Shirley Edwards on EBC High School: Building an educational community in Bushwick

Shirley Edwards on EBC High School: Building an educational community in Bushwick

Shirley Edwards on EBC High School: Building an educational community in Bushwick

 
 
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We talk with Shirley Edwards about EBC High School for Public Service and the creation of an intentional educational community of students, teachers, parents, and East Brooklyn Congregations. Shirley Edwards was the founding principal. She came with a background as a teacher and a parent coordinator, and responded to parents’ desperation for a high school that would lead their children to success.

 

Shirley also wrote an article for Ethical Schools! Click here to read “The school that Bushwick built: the story of EBC High School for Public Service”

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