Monthly Archives: April 2011

Banning High School, Wilmington, CA – April 26, 2011 morning

by George J Elbaum On arrival at Banning High School we were met by Gabriela Narez, Banning’s GATE/AP Coordinator, who led us to the auditorium where I would speak.  My first surprise was its large size, so I asked how many … Continue reading


Social Justice Academy, Boston, MA – April 8, 2011 afternoon

by George J Elbaum Social Justice Academy, a small school-within-a-school located in Boston’s Hyde Park education complex, was established “to foster the growth of social activists who can identify problems and have the skills and confidence to solve them.”  By … Continue reading

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Jewish Community Day School, Watertown, MA – April 8, 2011 morning

by George J Elbaum Teacher Eliana Lipsky’s Facing History class of 7th and 8th graders surprised me by asking several questions about facts and feelings that had not been asked since I started making these presentations, questions that were so natural and obvious that … Continue reading

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