Join us for a screening of I Learn America: One High School, One School Year, Five New Americans. The film follows five immigrant teenagers over the course of one year at the International High School at Lafayette, a public high school in Brooklyn dedicated to newly arrived immigrants from all over the world. A conversation moderated by Marcelo Suarez-Orozco, Dean of UCLA's Graduate School of Education & Information Studies with filmmaker Jean-Michel Dissard and students featured in the film will follow the screening.
As part of Facing History’s national series of Community Conversations, this event is free and open to the public. Complimentary parking provided at Hilgard/Westholme; details given upon RSVP.
This event is presented by Facing History and Ourselves and The Allstate Foundation in partnership with the UCLA Graduate School of Education & Information Studies and UCLA Center X.
Schools and other large groups are welcome. In these cases, please call (213) 202-2811 to register.