Accommodations and Transportation

Participants will need to arrange their own travel, lodging and evening meals (breakfast and lunch included). We have blocked the below hotel that is closely located to Community Roots Charter School. Reservations will be accommodated on a space availability basis only.  

In order to receive the Roots ConnectED group rate, you must identify that you are attending for Roots ConnectED. 

The Tillary Hotel

Address: 85 Flatbush Ave Ext, Brooklyn, NY 11201 .                                                                                                        Phone: (718) 329-9537

Block held through October 27

Getting to Fort Greene, Brooklyn

All attendees are responsible for their own travel to and from the Institute location:                                      

Community Roots Charter School, 51 St. Edwards Street, 3rd Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11205

Subway: The closest subway stations are G train at Fulton Street; A,C at the Lafayette Avenue Stating; or 2,3,4,5 at the Nevins Street Station.

Walking: The Tillary Hotel is less than a 10 minute walk to Community Roots Charter School.

There is limited street parking near the school. Should you be driving, please give yourself enough time to find parking. Note that taxis, Uber and Lift are options and you may want to consider car sharing with fellow participants.