Brooklyn Castle tells the stories of five members of the chess team at a below-the-poverty-line inner city junior high school that has won more national championships than any other in the country.

Brooklyn Castle- documentary: Amidst financial crises and unprecedented public school budget cuts, Brooklyn Castle takes an intimate look at the challenges and triumphs facing members of a junior high school's champion chess team.

Pressure Cooker -  Awesome Teacher helps African American teens earn culinary scholarships.

Pressure Cooker

Pressure Cooker Three Philadelphia high school students negotiate the challenges of the inner city and the demands of their tough-minded culinary arts teacher, Wilma Stephenson, to become contenders in a citywide cooking competition.

Educating Peter (1992)

Educating Peter, 1993 Academy Awards (Oscars) Best Documentary winner, Thomas C. Goodwin and Gerardine Wurzburg, Producers

Cafeteria Man is a story of positive movement that shows what's possible in our nation's schools. It’s about the aspiration of activists and citizens coming together to change the way kids eat at school. It’s about overhauling a dysfunctional nutritional system. And, it’s the story of what it takes, and who it takes, to make solutions happen.

Cafeteria Man is the true story of rebel chef Tony Geraci and his mission to radically reform Baltimore's public school food system with a recipe for change.

Documentary about politicized textbook adoption in Texas. Affirming that school curriculums don't just appear out of air...

Documentary about politicized textbook adoption in Texas. Affirming that school curriculums don't just appear out of air.

Student Film Gives Voice to Struggle to Pay for College

Madena Henderson tells her story of beating the odds in Troy, N., in the documentary "The Haves and the Have Nots".

Documentary about disparate NYC parents' efforts to get their children into "feeder preschools," private institutions that claim to set youngsters on the track to admission into Ivy league colleges.

Official theatrical movie poster for Nursery University

Far From Home - About African American teens experiences at a mostly White high school

While busing may be a rapidly fading memory in most American schools, it continues to be a reality for more than Boston students every year.

American Promise ~ 2 African American middle class families parent through school years K-12th grade

American Promise ~ 2 African American middle class families parent through school years grade

FREE FULL EPISODES on http://www.pbs.org/wnet/finding-your-roots/ or you can buy the DVD. Excellent series that dispels myths & misconceptions about race in America.

Genealogy TV: "Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr" Premieres Tomorrow - Family Tree

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