Jun 06

PRESS: Hip Hop Takes the Podium

By Adam Jackson | Press

Source: NPR | Author: Al Letson | Date of original publication: June 6, 2012 State of the Re:Union did an entire show dedicated to showing Baltimore is much more complicated than the images shown on The Wire. Its first segment covers the neighborhood via the debate team of Forest Park High School. Dayvon Love is among […]

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Sep 20

PRESS: The Graduates – They’ve lived education reform, and now they want a different way forward.

By Adam Jackson | Press

Source: The Urbanite | Author: Michael Corbin | Date of original publication: September, 2011 Michael Corbin of the Baltimore Urbanite reports on the emergence of “Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle” (LBS).  The LBS prepared a 46-page position paper that called for the reinvigoration of vocational education programs and a curriculum explicitly focused on community building.  They proposed a curriculum that is centered on […]

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