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Busboys and Poets Name Film about Joyous Learning Film of the Month

Susan Notes:

The very Good News is that Busboys and Poets has made August to June its film of the month. This film should be required viewing at every school board meeting across the country.

August to June is an 88 minute documentary celebrating values we are on the brink of losing in the single-minded pursuit of higher test scores!

Come inside a public school happily and purposefully going against current trends and join 26 8-10 year olds, their teacher, and their parents for a year bursting with opportunities for curiosity, creativity and compassion.

It is a glorious film featuring the kinds of schools we once had--and still have--in a few isolated pockets of sanity.

You can see wonderful clips from the film featuring joyous children and their joyous teachers here

You can also < find the schedule of screenings across the country.

— Producers
June to August



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