Items filtered by date: March 2016
Friday, 18 March 2016 09:44

Exclusive Documentary Clip

Click on the video below to watch an exclusive clip from our documentary Freedom Writers: Stories From an Undeclared War. The scene shows two original Freedom Writers who give moving presentations to incarcerated youth at the San Diego Juvenile Hall where Erin will visit on Christmas Eve this year.

 

PASSWORD: freedom

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Friday, 18 March 2016 09:34

Teaching Hope Diary #91

There is a name for educators, and it has nothing to do with books or classrooms. It’s sunshine.

As soon as my students arrive, I greet them: “Good morning. Are you ready for a great day?” There’s the bubbly student body president, who immediately mirrors my grin. Our boy genius can only nod above his teetering, larger-than-a-small-count...

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