After 20 years of changing lives, KIPP has learned that it's not just the most academically successful kids that make it through college. It's students that possess very particular character strengths.
That's why KIPP went on a journey to identify the most important characters strengths for them to instill in their students.
This video tells the story of what they learned on this journey.
Unity Skate Club is the story of an inspiring group of a group of passionate inline skaters - skating for speed and style - who decided to start a skate club in Labadi Town Accra, Ghana.
Connect with Unity Skate Club: facebook.com/unityskateclub
Music: 'Cheer the Stars' - Sirina Issah, downloaded from Awesometapes.com (thanks Brian).
'I love my life' - Demarco (that song was playing on the street nonstop while we were shooting this)
Learn more about the fashion organization, OfRags.com
Learn more about the filmmakers, ListenInPictures.com
Millions of people, each with their own unique life stories, swirling together, intersecting each other, each retreating into their own public privacy. The chances to connect with others are infinite, especially in New York City, but the hardest part is taking the first step, reaching out. This video is our love letter to New York City and the other 8 million people who call it home.
Music: Penguin Cafe Orchestra - Perpetuum Mobile
Facebook page: facebook.com/listeninpictures