Civic engagement projects give students at East Los Angeles Renaissance Academy an opportunity to celebrate their community, as well as the skills and experience to make positive change.
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Just in time for the beginning of the school year, this collection of resources provides community-building classroom activities. From breaking down stereotypes to telling powerful stories, these activities from our friends at Facing History and Ourselves go beyond “breaking the ice” and move towards strengthening classroom community.
At the end of the 2014 school year, Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) honored 24 graduating seniors from 12 different high schools. While celebrating students’ academic achievement is a common focus at the end of the school year, what made this event stand out was something that was starkly missing. There was no mention of […]