"Translating the Dream" Online Social Screening
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In advance of the broadcast premiere of our latest American Graduate documentary, "Graduation By The Numbers" on Thursday, January 24 at 9:00 p.m., join us for an online-only social screening of our first documentary, "Translating the Dream."
We'll be joined by producer LaTonya Turner and other special guest panelists.
American Graduate Translating the Dream
This program takes an in-depth look at the graduation rate among ELL and immigrant students in Tennessee; the challenges they face that can prevent them from graduating on time; how schools and teachers are trying to address this increasingly demanding need; and how all of us are impacted when students drop out of school.
- Joe Pagetta
Director of Media Relations and Online Strategies for Nashville Public Television.
- LaTonya Turner
Seasoned journalist and producer of "Translating the Dream" and the forthcoming "Graduation by the Numbers."
- Deana Conn
Educator in the English Learner Department at Metro Nashville Public Schools.
- Karla Chavez
Youth Organizer for Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition (TIRRC)
The views and opinions expressed in this online screening are those of the presenters and participants, and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of ITVS, public broadcasting, or any entities hosting the screening.