18 collections
February 23, 2021

From There to Here... 2020/2021

As part of their Fall 2020 Social Studies unit, thirty-nine Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the Pittsburgh area from other parts of the world. Here are excerpts from these interviews, and the students’ reflections on this project. This collaboration between SL
February 11, 2020

From There to Here... 2019/2020

As part of their Fall 2019 Social Studies unit, thirty-four Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the Pittsburgh area from other parts of the world. Here are excerpts from these interviews, and the students’ reflections on this project.
January 20, 2020

Streaming Justice Webcast 2020: Students Honor MLK

On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, high school students hosted Streaming Justice, a live four-hour webcast. From 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., participants hosted the live webcast, selected the songs played during their segments and learned about the equipment used in a live broadcast. Discussions covered topics such as civil rights, youth engagement, public education and other matters of justice and equity.
December 18, 2019

Winchester Thurston North: From There to Here... 2019/2020

Seeking to understand and learn from different perspectives, fifth-grade students from Winchester Thurston North interviewed individuals who have moved to the Pittsburgh area from other countries.
185 media files
Title Collection Duration Date
Play/Pause Interview: Dinesh Khatiwoda – Bhutan 5:27 Feb 23, 2021 Download
Play/Pause Interview: Daniela Garcia – Peru 4:54 Feb 23, 2021 Download
Play/Pause Interview: Brett Carr – Australia 5:48 Feb 23, 2021 Download
Play/Pause Interview: Irene Steele – Philippines 3:58 Feb 23, 2021 Download
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