Good Morning Mission Hill (also by Tom and Amy Valens) follows a year at a progressive urban public school, exploring how one school community supports creative teaching and learning for the whole child.
180 Days Well Spent – spend 13 wonderful minutes at Ella Baker Public Elementary School and the Bloomingdale Family Project, both in New York City.
Changing Education Paradigms A dry name, but great animation of a Sir Ken Robinson speech
Children Full of Life I cry every time I watch this. Powerful teaching from Japan.
Collection Folders at CPE1 This half hour video gives a very full real-time experience of the day graduating 5th grade students review work they have done throughout their years at Central Park East 1, a public school in New York City. CPE1 teacher Jose Sandin cares deeply about the place of leisure in education. His documentary, which allows us to catch the nuance in each child’s experience, reminds us of the importance of giving children time to reflect.