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Dead Poets Society (1989) Review

I’m not sure if Dead Poets Society was the first major film to offer the story of the “inspiring teacher” but it has certainly been done many times since. 669 more words


Freedom Writers: A Socio-Legal Analysis of the US Supreme Court's Decisions on Segregation

For the extensive Constitutional Review, please follow this linkAcademia.edu_Constitutional Law Project

Freedom Writers is a 2007 movie based on the lives of a classroom full of students from diverse racial backgrounds in Los Angeles, America,  focusing on the institutionalized violence they face on a daily basis, and especially so after the 1994 Rodney King incident. 403 more words

Common Ft Will.I.Am - A Dream

I watched ‘Freedom Writers’ for what may possibly be the 10th time, recently. I can’t remember when or where I first watched this film but it stuck with me from the first viewing. 51 more words


The Freedom Writers Diary

ABC Coverage of the Freedom Writer’s Diary:

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The 2014 Freedom Writers Teachers Symposium

Freedom Writers did it again! YIPPPEEs did it again, too!

The 2014 Freedom Writers Teachers Symposium was held at the beautiful Hotel Maya in Long Beach. 316 more words


Five Movies That Inspire Students and Teachers

Here is another article I wrote for the ezine Waffles at Noon.  The following movies pay respect to the underrated profession of educator and offer some inspiration to both students and teachers.   8 more words

Original Writing

11 Compelling Quotes from Freedom Writers

In celebration of Independence Day, here are some reminders of the progress we’ve made, the freedom we honor and the steps we still have to take. 389 more words