The student-teacher relationship is a defining element of the BASIS Independent Brooklyn experience. We feel we cannot over-emphasize or do true justice to the quality of our teachers and the bond that they share with their students. This bond leads to magic in the classroom, and so much more.

Yesterday was History and Guitar teacher Mr. Goldman's birthday. To celebrate, our middle schools secretly planned a sneak-attack mini-reenactment of a scene from Selma complete with a "Happy Birthday" chorus, a little too lengthy of a birthday countdown, and hand-made birthday cards.

Curious how our students feel about their teachers? This video says it all:

 Video: Courtesy of Troy House

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