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Posted: Apr 10, 2014
WCCC to screen documentary 'Race to Nowhere'
The Warren Reporter
Warren County Community College is presenting a public screening on April 30 of the documentary “Race to Nowhere,” an eye-opening, in-depth examination of how the education of school-age children is affected by a myriad of societal pressures that ...

Posted: Apr 6, 2014
McLean mom crusades to get parents to back off
Staunton News Leader
A few weeks earlier, Bowers had helped host a screening of the documentary “Race to Nowhere” by filmmaker Vicki Abeles, about the perils of hyper-parenting. Bowers had hung around listening to parents talk about how hard it is to put their “weapons ...

Posted: Apr 5, 2014
McLean mom crusades to get parents to back off
Sioux City Journal
A few weeks earlier, Bowers had helped host a screening of the documentary "Race to Nowhere" by filmmaker Vicki Abeles, about the perils of hyper-parenting. Bowers had hung around listening to parents talk about how hard it is to put their "weapons ...

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Posted: Apr 5, 2014
McLean mom crusades to get parents to back off
mySanAntonio.com
A few weeks earlier, Bowers had helped host a screening of the documentary "Race to Nowhere" by filmmaker Vicki Abeles, about the perils of hyper-parenting. Bowers had hung around listening to parents talk about how hard it is to put their "weapons ...

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Posted: Apr 5, 2014
McLean mom crusades to get parents to back off
CT Post
A few weeks earlier, Bowers had helped host a screening of the documentary "Race to Nowhere" by filmmaker Vicki Abeles, about the perils of hyper-parenting. Bowers had hung around listening to parents talk about how hard it is to put their "weapons ...

Posted: Apr 3, 2014
Student stress
Teton Valley News
Adam Williamson with the Teton Valley Mental Health Coalition said that last year the coalition teamed up with the Teton Valley Education Foundation to host three, sold out screenings of the documentary “Race to Nowhere.” According to its website, the ...

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Posted: Apr 3, 2014
Letter: 'Lost is the idea of letting kids play ...'
Pacific Sun
This is also very prevalent in youth sports [Video: "Race to Nowhere," about the harm of parental pressure on kids' education, March 21]. Parents are taking control of what used to be kids' games, to force feed concepts of success into their children ...

Posted: Apr 1, 2014
Festival de cinema em São Paulo discute nascimento, infância e educação
Rede Brasil Atual
Na grade estão o argentino La Educación Prohibida; os norte-americanos Race To Nowhere e Free to Learn; e o curta brasileiro Escola de Bambu, em que Vinícius Zanotti conta a história da construção de uma escola em Fendell, na Libéria (África ...

Posted: Mar 31, 2014
Agawam Preschool Shows Documentary on Common Core Standards
abc40
One preschool in Agawam decided to be proactive in learning more about the new standards by hosting a documentary viewing of “Race to Nowhere,” a film made by a parent which takes a look at the current problems in today's school systems while ...

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Posted: Mar 29, 2014
Los Alamos Daily Post

Crowd of 170 Views Documentary on Student Stress
Los Alamos Daily Post
Audience members sign in at 'Race to Nowhere.' Some 170 students and adults attended the documentary film and follow-up discussion at UNM-Los Alamos Thursday. The film discusses the stressful lives of today's students. The event was organized by Los ...