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Cara Chard
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Cara Chard is the executive director of City Growers. A former teacher, beekeeper, and mother to a 3-year-old daughter, Cara is a firm believer in the transformative power of experiential, inquiry-based education, and sees great potential in the underutilized rooftops of New York City schools.

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Game of Drones: Learning From Bees

(0) Comments | Posted October 21, 2013 | 1:39 PM

"At this very moment, about 20 feet behind me, female worker bees are ripping their male brethren to shreds," I tell the 7th graders. Fifteen pairs of eyes are wide and incredulous, and looking directly at me without the slightest trace of adolescent indifference. The massacre of the drones occurs...

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