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Nova High School is participating in a national day of screening of the powerful film, Race to Nowhere. Race to Nowhere addresses a multitude of concerns regarding high-stakes testing and the culture of competition that has “invaded” childhood. This film shares the voices of students, families, teachers, health professionals and others, asking that we re-evaluate our methods of teaching and evaluating learning. The film has been featured on CNN and Oprah. The Washington Post says the film “is playing as a quiet counterpoint to the better-known Waiting for Superman.” This screening is open to the public.
Race to Nowhere
Tuesday, October 26th
6:30 PM: Screening, 8:00 PM: Community Discussion
Nova High School
300 20th Ave East, Seattle, 98112
Advance tickets available online.