Community Schools: Defining Community Control

Community control: It’s about having a say in what happens. It’s about pulling resources to uplift us all. It’s about each of our culture and history. It’s about making the best for the children. And it’s everyone’s right.

Defining Community Control Community control: It’s about having a say in what happens. It’s about pulling resources to uplift us all. It’s about each of our culture and history. It’s about making the best for the children. And it’s everyone’s right.

This video was produced by MMP’s 2016 Movement Media Fellows – Ben Felker-Quinn, Howard Poindexter, Beth Warshaw, & Pep Marie. Thank you to the great work of the Community Schools Taskforce, Youth United for Change, the school communities at James G. Blaine Academics Plus School, Samuel B Huey Elementary School, Wagner Middle School, and the many others working hard to make sure communities have a real voice in the future of our schools.

This video was produced by MMP’s 2016 Movement Media Fellows – Ben Felker-Quinn, Howard Poindexter, Beth Warshaw, & Pep Marie. Thank you to the great work of the Community Schools Taskforce, Youth United for Change, the school communities at James G. Blaine Academics Plus School, Samuel B Huey Elementary School, Wagner Middle School, and the many others working hard to make sure communities have a real voice in the future of our schools.