Building Inclusive Communities

Building Inclusive Communities

LGBTQ+ Youth Task Force In January of 2018, the City of New Haven’s Department of Youth Services launched an LGBTQ+ Youth Task Force, bringing together teachers, health professionals, youth-serving organizations, and LGBTQ+ advocates who “strive to build an affirming community and empower all NHV LGBTQ+ youth with resources and advocacy to lead healthy, open, safe, […]

Kefir Apple Pancakes

Kefir Apple Pancakes

INGREDIENTS 1 cup plain low fat kefir OR 1 cup plain whole milk kefir 1 cup flour 1 tbsp sugar 1 ¼ tsp baking powder ¼ tsp baking soda ½ cup unsweetened applesauce 1 large egg 1 tbsp butter, melted 1 apple, grated DIRECTIONS Whisk flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda together in a large […]

Phys Ed and Health Teacher’s Message for Her Students: You Don’t Have To Like It, But You Do Have To Try It

Phys Ed and Health Teacher’s Message for Her Students: You Don’t Have To Like It, But You Do Have To Try It

Interview with Mary Glickman, East Rock School Meet Mary Glickman, Physical Education and Health Education teacher at East Rock Community and Cultural Studies Magnet School. She has been working there now for 13 years, and as of today, trained more than a thousand New Haven kids. Mary says she always loved the idea of teaching, and […]