How YES Prep Helped a Dropout Student Find His Passion as a Graffiti Artist

>>Erick: Well, my name is Erick Gonzalez, and I’m a Junior.>>Teacher: Like a self portrait, you might be able to submit a self portrait.>>Erick: If you want a brief overview, you know, sixth to the tenth grade, I was pretty much the example of what not to do at YES.>>Chad: It started off, it was […]

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The Very Quiet Cricket (The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Stories)

The Very Quiet Cricket One warm day from a tiny egg a little cricket was born. WELCOME! Chirped a big cricket rubbing his wings together. The little cricket wanted to answer so he rubbed his wings together. But nothing happened. Not a sound. GOOD MORNING! Whizzed a locust spinning through the air. The little cricket […]

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Is Minecraft the Ultimate Educational Tool? | Idea Channel | PBS Digital Studios

Here’s an idea– Minecraft is the ultimate educational tool. You guys remember Minecraft. We made this other video about it that one time where we talked about how it’s basically going to save us all. But in case you need a refresher, Minecraft is a computer game that can best be described as first person […]

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