Category Archives: Social Justice

Have You Seen the Trailer for American Promise?

CAIS colleagues have been recently sharing links and talking about this compelling documentary. Utilizing home videos by middle class parents who are filmmakers by profession, the documentary creatively creates an intimate view into the lives of two African American boys … Continue reading

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When are they ready to know the real world?

“Marcus is learning for the first time that life isn’t really like it is in the movies he watches and books he reads.” I read these words in an email from a concerned parent whose child had just finished writing a … Continue reading

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