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Film Benefit for Teachers for Social Justice: Granito de Arena
Saturday, May 27, 2006
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Roxie Cinema, 3117 16th Street between Valencia and Guerrero, after party New College: 18th and Valencia
Inspiring Roxie Cinema Screening of
Mexican Teachers’ Struggle: Granito de Arena
On May 27 at 4pm, Teachers 4 Social Justice and New College of California’s Teacher Education Program will hold a screening Jill Freidberg’s documentary,
Granito de Arena at the Roxie Theater.
The film documents the 25 year struggle for education justice in reaction to deep education spending cuts as a result of globalization, and offers important lessons in civics, resourcefulness and courage for United States educators. The screening will be a fundraiser for Teachers 4 Social Justice, a grassroots, peer led education activist organization based in SF, as well as New College’s Bilingual Teacher Scholarship Program. Admission is $8.00, and $4 for Seniors. Discussion immediately after the screening followed by a dance party at New College, 766 Valencia Street with Bay Area music artists featured in the movie, Los Mocosos.
When: 4pm, Saturday, May 27
What: Documentary Film Screening
Where: Roxie Cinema, 3117 16th Street between Valencia and Guerrero
After party: 6pm, Saturday, May 27 at New College Theater, 766 Valencia Street with Los Mocosos
Added to the calendar on Sat, May 13, 2006 9:31PM