PortlandNeighborhood.com

Welcome to YOUR Portland Neighborhood Community

Film Screening: Race to Nowhere

Event Details

Film Screening: Race to Nowhere

Time: March 7, 2012 from 7pm to 9pm
Location: Concordia University Fine Arts Building
Street: 2811 NE Holman St.
City/Town: Portland
Website or Map: http://rtnconcordiaor.eventbr…
Event Type: film, screening
Organized By: Concordia University
Latest Activity: Feb 29, 2012

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

About the Film: A concerned mother turned filmmaker aims her camera at the high-stakes, high-pressure culture that has invaded our schools and our children's lives.

 

Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic in our schools: cheating has become commonplace; students are disengaged; stress-related illness and depression are rampant; and many young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired.

 

Race to Nowhere is a call to action for families, educators, and policy makers to challenge current assumptions on how to best prepare the youth of America to become healthy, bright, contributing and leading citizens.

Comment Wall

Comment

RSVP for Film Screening: Race to Nowhere to add comments!

Join PortlandNeighborhood.com

Attending (1)

Latest Activity

Marti Mendenhall posted an event

First Thursday Session: Host John Dover w/Marti Mendenhall at Mazza's

May 7, 2015 from 7:30pm to 10pm
Portland’s hot new ‘Dinner and a Show’ spot, Mazza’s, has a special Thursday night event on May 7th.  The “First Thursday Sessions,” Hosted by John Dover, joined by Jazz Singer-Songwriter, Marti Mendenhall.  John and Marti both enjoy the upbeat fun of improvisation, amazing ballads made to soothe the soul, and originals that feature a classic – yet contemporary jazz sound. They are joined by a stellar cast of musicians, including Clay Giberson on keys, Mike Doolin on Guitar, and Thomas Barber…See More
8 hours ago
Ross Seligman's discussion was featured
12 hours ago
Ross Seligman posted a discussion
12 hours ago
Brewvana -Portland Brewery Tours posted events
15 hours ago
Jenna Amundson posted an event
Thumbnail

Jen Deale "Goodbye Town" EP Release Party at There Be Monsters

May 3, 2015 from 7pm to 11pm
The amazing Jen Deale will be performing songs from her new EP "Goodbye Town". Also playing in support of this momentous occasion are Santiam, Big Feelings and Gallop 'till Dawn. $5 cover includes  a copy of the EP.See More
Thursday
Profile IconOregon Wild, Lois Andrea Keiser, Jody Pollak and 4 more joined PortlandNeighborhood.com
Thursday
Ross Seligman posted a discussion

Just listed! Dream Piedmont Craftsman!

Click the image to see the full listingOPEN SUN 4/19 12PM-3PM. Relax on the grand porch of this gorgeous restored craftsman in the heart of Piedmont! Lots of room in this 3BR/2BA home, with lrg bonus room: a perfect office, media room, or 4th non-conforming BR. Gleaming hardwood floors and details full of character. Enjoy breakfast in the sunny kitchen with steel appliances and…See More
Thursday
Ross Seligman's discussion was featured
Wednesday

Badge

Loading…

Powell's Books Picks

Station Eleven

by Emily St. John Mandel

I Refuse

by Per Petterson

All the Light We Cannot See

by Anthony Doerr

The Harder They Come

by T. C. Boyle

The Blackhouse

by Peter May

© 2015   Created by Lorri E..

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service