In August 2014, Twin Cities PBS hosted “American Promise” filmmakers Michele Stephenson and Joe Brewster as part of their Advancing the Promise Tour. Together with local partners Breck School and AchieveMpls, four screenings and five discussions occurred that engaged teachers, youth workers, parents, community members, and TPT staff in conversation about challenges that black male students face in the education system and what can be done to overcome those challenges.
To see all of the American Graduate efforts across the state of Minnesota, check out the websites below:
- KMOJ-FM (Minneapolis, MN)
- TPT (Saint Paul, Minn.) - Visit the TPT American Graduate Website
- Pioneer Public Television (Appleton, MN)
- WDSE (Duluth, MN)
- KSMQ (Austin, MN)