Month: February 2015

Expert Speaker Day!

Today was a great day for 8th graders studying the Population Project. Speakers from diverse backgrounds engaged our students with presentations and question/answer sessions that expanded and deepened their understanding. Follow this link to the Guest Speakers page to see…

Child Labor – Bachpan Bachao Andolan

Child trafficking is a very serious problem. In this short video, Bachpan Bachao Andolan expose a shocking statistic and offer a simple solution. They also do more complex work. Read this article from the Guardian about their “Child Friendly Villages.” This…

Gender Inequality

Here are some references from Mr. Creighton for those of you who might be working on Gender Issues, in particular, violence against women. First, a book: Why Loiter http://www.penguinbooksindia.com/en/content/why-loiter It raises a lot of interesting questions about women, safety and…

POP Speakers 2015!

Look through the presentation to help you decide who will be the best fit for you to meet with next Thursday. If you are unsure, talk with your advisor, Humanities teacher, or Mr. Currey.  When you decide, complete this survey.