The Renaissance charter school
Who: HS students who previously failed regents
What: Test Prep using hip-hop
Where: High School Medical Professional, Urban Assembly Institute for Young Girls in Math and Science
Fresh Prep is an innovative student-centered curriculum that uses Hip-Hop music to help students review the key content and skills tested on the New York State Regents Exams. Harnessing the appeal and mnemonic power of music and youth culture, Fresh Prep's standards-aligned instruction helps teens build the confidence, critical-thinking, and writing skills they need to succeed on the Regents.