Monthly Archives: May 2013

Reflections on DFS’ transformative Education Tour of NYC


Teachers and artists-in-residence from AMP’s Detroit Future Schools program recently traveled to New York City to tour peer organizations who are using media for transformative education. The goal of the trip was to explore models of media arts-integration, participatory action research, and youth-leadership development that could be applied to our work in Detroit. DFS 8th grade algebra

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Help Build the Detroit Future Schools Network at the AMC


Support the growing Detroit Future Schools network by making a donation to the first-ever DFS Network Gathering, Thursday, June 20 in conjunction with the 2013Allied Media Conference. The state of crisis in Detroit’s education system is well-known. Yet the work for transformative education within classrooms all over the city, despite the many levels of systemic failure, remains largely invisible. Detroit

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