Monthly Archives: March 2013

DFS Classroom Visit: Using Drama to Build Critical Consciousness


One of Detroit Future Schools‘ 11 Essential Traits of Mind, Habit and Character is “critical consciousness.” We define critical consciousness as a process of “questioning established systems, practices, hierarchies, processes and histories, both macro and micro.” We work to foster this trait in all DFS program participants, including: teachers, students, artists and program coordinators. As part of the

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