Fresh Prep on The CBS Early Show

On August 17th, 2011, The CBS Early Show nationally aired a segment on Urban Arts Partnership’s Fresh Prep program. Marysol Castro visited a Fresh Prep classroom at Gregorio Luperon High School, where English Language Learner students are struggling to pass their New York State Regents Exams. Fresh Prep instructors Sam Sellers and Jamel Mims explain to The Early Show how Fresh Prep engages these students through music and a student-centered approach to test preparation. Marysol also interviews the students themselves about their growing confidence in understanding of the material and a new language. Click here to visit the Fresh Prep homepage.