Excerpts as well as full videos of the original dramatic presentations and culminating ceremonies created by participating youth and adults involved in the Program since 2006. In addition to watching the meaningful and compelling contributions of the participants, please use these videos in your own classrooms and community forums to help raise awareness about the relevance of the UDHR, inspire creativity among your students, and advance “human rights” thinking.
TWAICB Director Sandy Sohcot says: “This past September (2014), we presented a 3-day training on The World As It Could Be Program curriculum for Prince George’s County Maryland Public Schools. Gloria Darlington, History Teacher and Social Studies Chair of Robert […]
You are cordially invited to the culminating presentation of our first class of participants in The World As It Could Be Is Within REACH. This program is our Rite of Passage, developed by the leadership of the REACH Ashland Youth […]
It’s been very gratifying over the last several years to watch teacher John Nepomuceno and his students at Oakland’s Fremont High School explore the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and its implications in their daily lives. We appreciate their enthusiastic […]
In the fall of 2012, as Executive Director of the Rex Foundation, I connected with Vy Higgensen, Founder and Executive Director of the Mama Foundation for the Arts in Harlem, after a member of the Rex Foundation Board, already a direct supporter […]
For the newsletter Perspectives on Social Change, TWAICB Executive Director Sandy Sohcot visits the Rex Foundation and the Alameda County Deputy Sheriffs’ Activities League for enlightening conversation. Watch the full-length interviews Watch interview excerpts
The Future Leaders of Social Change students of Arroyo High School put on their Town Hall culminating presentation about the UDHR.
On July 12th and 13th we had the privilege of presenting information about The World As It Could Be program and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) as part of the Spoken Word program of the Oregon Country Fair. […]
We just finished another incredible Summer Institute in San Francisco and wanted to share some of it with you. Here are the Culminating Ceremony that followed the three-day Institute, and a question-and-answer discussion with the participants. Culminating Ceremony Q&A Session
Last August (2013), the Rex Foundation had the pleasure of working with The Advocates for Human Rights and the University of Minnesota Human Rights Center on the first Arts and Human Rights Institute. We are delighted to share with you […]
We just finished another incredible Summer Institute in San Francisco and wanted to share some of it with you. Here are the Culminating Ceremony that followed the three-day Institute, and a question-and-answer discussion with the participants.