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Posted: Nov 17, 2017
Had it with homework
Alameda Sun
I saw a very powerful film Sunday afternoon in a local church titled Race to Nowhere. It shows how the American educational system is producing a generation of kids who are overscheduled, over- tested and underestimated. One of the issues it touched on ...

Posted: Nov 14, 2017
Taylor High School “Race to Nowhere” Presentation
www.katymagazine.com (press release) (blog)
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. Join the conversation following the documentary on how this impacts our students. For more ...

Posted: Nov 13, 2017
HuffPost

This November 30, Let's Have a National Conversation about the Future of Learning
HuffPost
When I made my first film, Race to Nowhere, in 2009, I knew absolutely nothing about filmmaking; all I knew was that school culture needed to change. I picked up a camera to document the unhealthy educational culture we were immersed in, in hopes of ...

Posted: Nov 6, 2017
Risk.net

Giancarlo: crypto-currency futures do not need new rules
Risk.net
Unless a regulator can put someone in everyone's living room… it would be a race to nowhere. If you're part of the legacy financial industry, some portions of it will be negatively affected.” Giancarlo agrees regulators need to keep up with crypto ...

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Posted: Nov 4, 2017
Deutsch '91 hopes to promote student wellness on school board
The Daily Princetonian
In 2010, Deutsch created the social media group Princeton Balance after attending a screening of Abeles and Congdon's Race to Nowhere. Through Princeton Balance, Deutsch shares articles, ideas, and information that relate to and promote student ...

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Posted: Nov 4, 2017
The Hindu

The race for more, more, more
The Hindu
... and loved ones, a sudden travel plan ... All we've got to do is to try keeping a foot forward toward this. The results will be impeccable! None of us can behold the future, so let us not be a part of the mad race to nowhere! Make moments, make life ...

Posted: Nov 2, 2017
Patch.com

Letter In Support Of Joyce Mehta For South Brunswick BOE
Patch.com
I then learned about her active involvement in the school district's homework committee and facilitating a showing of "Race to Nowhere" leading to a collaborative partnership between and Board of Education members at South Brunswick. She has been an ...

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Posted: Nov 1, 2017
Balls are the clearest indication of Oxford's elitism problem
Cherwell Online
After purchasing a ticket to the upcoming Rag Ball, some of us will find our pockets lighter by £85. With carousels, fire breathers and psychedelic light shows, at Oxford we spare no expense when it comes to having a good time. In an evening of ...

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Posted: Nov 1, 2017
TAPinto.net

Local Doctor Endorses Mehta For BOE
TAPinto.net
She has helped countless members of our community, who trust her implicitly. I,then learned about her active involvement in school district's homework committee and facilitating a showing of "Race to Nowhere" leading to a collaborative partnership ...