April 30, 2019

Sci High wins top Louisiana Film Prizes

Three prizes at the 2019 Louisiana Film Prize Junior, including Best Film, were awarded to Mr. Mason’s Digital Media Students, #SciHighWorks The Grand Prize winning short film, “Like a Ship Without a Sail,” received a $5,000 film and media equipment grant from the Film Prize Foundation, $1,000 to the school to be used to celebrate…

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April 22, 2019

Rethinking how we teach history

Sheila Sundar holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Hampshire College and a Master’s Degree from Teachers College, Columbia University. She began her career in education in 2003 as a history teacher in the New York City Public Schools.  She is the author of “Watching the Sky: Human Rights in the 20th Century” and “War and Participation,”…

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April 15, 2019

The next generation of care

Roselle and Lauranda* had two big dreams coupled with the unrelenting drive to accomplish them. Roselle knew at a young age she wanted to be a physician. While other kids played with toys, she looked at anatomy books. Lauranda’s interest in medicine grew after watching her aunt face a difficult diagnosis and challenging experience with…

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