P.S. 119 students travel to NJ to take part in the NFL 'One World' diversity program

Students from P.S. 119 are celebrating football through the "One World" diversity program. The students traveled from their school to the Liberty Science Center in

The NFL program was started after Sept. 11 to teach kids about stereotyping.

The NFL program was started after Sept. 11 to teach kids about stereotyping. (1/27/14)

BROOKLYN - Students from P.S. 119 are celebrating football through the "One World" diversity program. 

The students traveled from their school to the Liberty Science Center in Jersey City, where they met with their pen pals from New Jersey for the first time on Monday. 

The NFL program was started after Sept. 11 to teach kids about stereotyping. It aims to connect communities, cultures and classrooms. 

The students took part in workshops, learned about the law of motion in sports and the importance of exercise, and met players from the New York Giants.

More on this topic

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12's Dan Serafin visited Lincoln High School 1 Lincoln H.S. alumnus plays in Sweet 16 of NCAA Tourney
VIDEO: Brooklyn artist pays tribute to slain EMT 2 VIDEO: Brooklyn artist pays tribute to slain EMT
The Harlem Globtrotters paid a visit to children 3 Harlem Globetrotters visit children at Brooklyn Hospital
Dozens of people were arrested across the borough 4 Dozens arrested in 'Operation Hardball' drug takedown
The Center for Disease Control has a few 5 12 on Health: CDC offers healthy travel tips

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE