The trustees at Bronx Prep Charter School voted to put it under the management of Democracy Prep.
DOE officials say the school is failing and unsafe, and are planning to phase it out.
Korean Prime Minister Kim Hwang-sik sat in on a Korean language class at the school.
The students said Martin's death has inspired them to fight for change.
Some community organizers criticize the inaugural TEDxHarlem event for not being 'grassroots' enough.
Democracy Prep Public Schools took over the former Harlem Day Charter School.
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