(Program Review) Debate @ Site #2 – Should computers replace teachers ? Students Debate.

The Gem Project hosts a debate competition with youth at Site #2. Team Brainiac Wolves Vs. Team Smart Acts – “Should computers replace teachers ?” – See what they said! The winning OPENING statements were—- Age range: 8-10 Our group of students were divided into two teams.  They did not have a choice of deciding […]

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The Gem Project Testimonials: Week of 2/13: On Our Public Speaking/ Speech Development Workshop & Debate Competitions

About:  The Gem Project started their public speaking  speech development workshops & debate competitions,  through their interactive 3 step literacy programs this month!   Visit the ‘Event Review’ category to see what it was like at different sites throughout Newark, New Jersey. For now, see what other educators/librarians, volunteers, and parents had to say about […]

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Lead. Be Brazen–

  • “Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.” – Henry David Thoreau

Lead. Be Resilent–

  • “When people go to work, they shouldn’t have to leave their hearts at home.” – Betty Bender

Lead. Be Strong–

  • “Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a certain poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. Because it’s only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential.” -Barack Obama