'I am not my zipcode': How this Brooklyn principal is redefining her school's sense of pride - CNN Video

11/30/2022 5:00:00 PM

'I am not my zipcode.' A principal at a school in Brownsville, Brooklyn coined the phrase as a way of empowering her students to be proud of their identities, regardless of their zip code's perennially high crime rates.

'I am not my zipcode.' A principal at a school in Brownsville, Brooklyn coined the phrase as a way of empowering her students to be proud of their identities, regardless of their zip code's perennially high crime rates.

Throughout her tenure at PS/IS 184 Newport, Principal Lisa Caldwell Linder brought theater, band, and community services to her school as a way to strengthen school attendance and make her community of Brownsville, Brooklyn stronger. Principal Linder coined the phrase 'I am not my zip code,' as a way of empowering her students to be proud of their identities, regardless of their zip code's perennially high crime rates.

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Principal Linder coined the phrase"I am not my zip code," as a way of empowering her students to be proud of their identities, regardless of their zip code's perennially high crime rates.Source: CNN.The restructuring comes at a time when the #MeToo movement has forced a reckoning on how the police and prosecutors handle sexual violence cases.

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ohhh how empowering..

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