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“Teach Us All” documentary explores education inequality

CBS This Morning talks TEACH US ALL with Sonia Lowman and Ava DuVernay
(via CBS News) CBS This Morning's Bianna Golodryga talks education with TEACH US ALL's director Sonia Lowman and distributor Ava DuVernay.

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Ava DuVernay’s ARRAY Picks Up ‘Teach Us All’ Docu, Netflix To Debut Next Month

Teach Us All to debut on Netflix next month.
(via Deadline) Oscar and Emmy nominated Ava Duvernay's ARRAY has acquired Lowell Milken Center-produced documentary "Teach Us All." It will debut on Netflix on September 25, 2017.

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Celebrating a special dog’s life

(via Fort Scott Tribune) Peyton and Sadie Werling sit next to Stubby during the program telling about Sergeant Stubby’s life and accomplishments.
(via The Fort Scott Tribune) The inaugural Stubby day celebration was a success at the Lowell Milken Center in Fort Scott, Kansas.

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Families, four-legged friends, invited to celebrate a hero

Sergeant Stubby, the most decorated animal in American military history.
(via The Fort Scott Tribune) The Lowell Milken Center will celebrate and share the story of Sergeant Stubby, who saved many lives while braving countless battles in WWI.

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Lowell Milken Center Plans 10th Year Events

Guests explore the Unsung Heroes exhibits at the Lowell Milken Center on opening day.
(via Fort Scott Biz) In honor of the 10th anniversary, the Lowell Milken Center will host a number of events this summer, including the world premiere of the film Teach Us All.

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South by Southwest Education: The 17 Panels and Sessions to See at SXSW 2017

Teach Us All is highlighted in the 2017 SXSWedu lineup.
(via The 74) This 2017 guide to South by Southwest highlights some of the most interesting panelists and intriguing concepts in education, including Teach Us All.

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Repairing the world, one play at a time

Performance of Life in a Jar. Photo by Joel Zolondek via Jewish News.
(via Jewish News) What began as a National History Day project turned into a national nonprofit organization changing the world by developing unsung hero projects.

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Life in a Jar: The Irena Sendler Project

Megan Felt, one of the students who wrote Life in a Jar: The Irena Sendler Project, plays Irena Sendler.
(via The Jewish Journal of San Antonio) Two women work to bring a story of bravery against all odds to San Antonio with Life in a Jar: The Irena Sendler Project.

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Armenian Genocide and a forgotten American hero; Remembering Emma Darling Cushman’s courage

Lowell Milken Center
(via The Topeka Capital-Journal) Three eighth graders from Kansas won first place in the Lowell Milken Center's 2016 Discovery Awards for Emma Darling Cushman documentary about Armenian Genocide.

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Three Teens Shed Light on Genocide Rescuer Emma Cushman

Their documentary, "A Light in the Darkness" won these eighth graders the Lowell Milken Center 2016 Discovery Award grand prize.
(via The Armenian Mirror-Spectator) Three Kansas eighth graders make documentary about Armenian Genocide rescuer Emma Cushman, win Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes' 2016 Discovery Award.

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