Stanford University Researchers Begin QUESTion Class Impact Study

By |February 13th, 2020|Categories: Blog, News|

Open Future Institute is honored to announce that Dr. William Damon, Director of Stanford University Center on Adolescence, and Dr. Heather Malin, Director of Research, have begun to conduct a 16-month impact study of the […]

Councilmember Vanessa L. Gibson visits The QUESTion Class at BCSM!

By |April 22nd, 2019|Categories: News, QUESTion|

On Wednesday, April 16, 2019, The QUESTion Project at Bronx Center for Science and Math (BCSM) had the extreme honor of hosting Councilmember Vanessa Gibson of District 13th. The visit was marked by Councilmember Gibson’s […]

The QUESTion Project Welcomes Students – and Teachers – to their First Day of School

By |September 5th, 2018|Categories: News|

Open Future Institute wants to share how excited we are to get this new year underway. In fact, it may have seemed that QUESTion Class teachers and Open Future Institute co-facilitators were more eager than […]

QUESTion Class Connects Students from Both Sides of the Country.

By |July 19th, 2018|Categories: News|

Two classrooms on two different oceans, sharing one computer screen. This semester, high school students taking the QUESTion Project in LA and NYC traded stories, asked big questions, and exchanged popular lingo from their cities in […]

Open Future Institute Goes West to Partner with Alliance MIT

By |August 10th, 2017|Categories: News|

We have some big news: the Open Future Institute is expanding to California! In July we completed a very moving training with ten teachers from Alliance Marine – Innovation & Technology, a public charter school […]

QUESTion Class Alumni Engage Incoming Freshmen with the Hayden Summer Bridge Program

By |August 10th, 2017|Categories: News|

“Your team did a wonderful job of exposing our incoming freshmen to new ways of thinking about themselves, others and the world around them through the QUESTion workshops. We are excited to see how this […]

Student Ambassadors Bring the QUESTion Project to Amherst College

By |August 8th, 2017|Categories: News|

Passing along an early green of summer trees, we reviewed our presentation one last time. Amherst College had invited us to present the QUESTion Project to a group of alumni interested in the holistic, human […]

What happens when the Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics’ Pink Ladies meet with BCSMen to discuss big life questions?

By |April 5th, 2017|Categories: News|

The answer: incredible communication.

“How do boys feel about girls’ insecurities?” “Why do guys not show sensitivity?” “Why don’t you tell me what the problem is instead of ignoring me?” “What does it […]