History Teacher Interviewed for NY1 News

Jeanie Ramirez of New York One News York One News visited York Prep on Wednesday, April 13th, to interview history teacher Mr. Michael Roper on the ‘Battle of Brooklyn’. In preparation for the debate tonight, Thursday April 14 between Senator Sanders and Secretary Clinton billed as “The Battle of Brooklyn” based on its location in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, Ms. Ramirez got the scoop on the first battle in Brooklyn. Mr. Roper, along with two of his sophomore scholar students, Aaron Murphy and Grant Paulus, shared their know how on the real Battle of Brooklyn which took place in August of 1776! 


Check out the interview here before tuning in to the democratic debate between presidential primary candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton at 9:00 p.m.!