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The Freedom Writers
The Freedom Writers Foundation
"The Freedom Writers Foundation focuses on four main programs that improve the education of students around the globe. We train educators to teach every student, develop interesting and substantive curriculum for students, award scholarships to first-generation high school graduates, and bring hope by sharing our stories of overcoming adversity through education."
Films, Podcast, TEDx
Call Number: PN1995.9.M45 F74 2007
The film is based on the book "The Freedom Writers Diary" by Erin Gruwell and her students who compiled the book out of real diary entries about their lives that they wrote in their English class.