Empowering Children with Literacy

A new program in Dallas schools is empowering children with literacy, changing lives much as civil rights efforts once did. “I’ve developed a passion for these kids that I’ve never had before,” said 18 year old Jabari Ford, an SMU sophomore who...

Connecting With History Through Skype

Some eighth graders had an opportunity for connecting with history through Skype when they spoke with a minister  who survived a violent attack during the civil rights demonstrations of the 1960s. Students at Nock Middle School spoke with the Reverend Clark Olsen, a...