Description: Although our students are the largest stakeholder in the district, rarely are they provided an opportunity to communicate their ideas, insights, and opinions. LAUSD has answered that call by creating a new television show that promote the student voice. View complete show here: http://www.weshall217.com/student-voices-tv-show.html
Description: Wes Hall is one of the nation's leading experts on prevention and intervention strategies for young men of color. Mr. Hall currently manages the "Village Movement," for Los Angeles Unified School District, and has conducted an 8 year independent research project measuring the attitudes of young black males pertaining to education and its impact on their future well-being. In this recent Ted Talk he shares the #1 contributor to young male academic disengagement.