Douglas Crets

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Giving Credibility to the Shadow Education System

Teacher-Directed Ed Reform Flick Attempts Oscar Nominee Bid

Here’s a little press release we sent around today.

Teacher-Directed Doc Confronts Literacy Crisis Head-On

Film Has Won Six Recent Awards, Tracks Three Bronx Teens Escaping Poverty through Poetry

See “To Be Heard” at AFI Silverdocs in Silver Spring, Maryland June 24-25, 2011

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A Teach for America for the Inside

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from Afreeman.org A kid stands in the Bronx

Wendy Kopp has done a remarkable thing with building Teach for America into an international enterprise. Graduating seniors, the bulk of whom come from Ivy League schools, give back to the world by serving as teachers in some of the poorest districts in Read the rest of this entry »

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