Backpack Full of Cash - Documentary Screening & Discussion @ Trinity United Methodist Church (Kansas City, MO), Kansas City [12 October]

Backpack Full of Cash - Documentary Screening & Discussion

18:30 - 20:30

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Trinity United Methodist Church (Kansas City, MO)
620 E Armour Blvd, Kansas City, Missouri 64109
Kansas City is one of the few cities in the nation getting to host an advance screening of this education-focused documentary.

BACKPACK FULL OF CASH follows the tumultuous 2013-14 school year in Philadelphia and other cities where public education – starved of resources and undermined by privatization – is at risk. The documentary also showcases a model for improving schools — a well-resourced public school system in Union City, New Jersey, where poor kids are getting a high quality education without charters or vouchers. BACKPACK FULL OF CASH makes the case for public education as a basic civil right.

A panel discussion with area education leaders will following the screening.
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