Race to Nowhere http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Documentary Brings Attention to Student Stress http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/documentary-brings-attention-student-stress <p>Students pushed to the limit.&nbsp; Burned out teachers.&nbsp; Worried parents.&nbsp; These are the characters in <a href="http://www.racetonowhere.com/"><em>Race to Nowhere</em></a>, a documentary screening at<a href="http://www.racetonowhere.com/screenings"> community events around the country,</a> including <a href="http://www.stlpublicradio.org/programs/slota/archivedetail.php?showid=4400">three screenings</a> in St. Louis over the next few weeks.&nbsp; Filmmaker Vikci Abeles has called the film “a call to mobilize families, educators, and policy makers to challenge current assumptions on how to best prepare the youth of America to become healthy, bright, contributing and leading citizens. ”</p><p> Thu, 03 Feb 2011 23:04:31 +0000 Libby Franklin 455 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Documentary Brings Attention to Student Stress