Independent Lens | The Bad Kids

Published by March 19, 2017 1:44 pm 1 Comment

Located in an impoverished Mojave Desert community, Black Rock Continuation High School is a last-chance alternative for students who’ve fallen so far behind in credits that they have no hope of earning a diploma at a traditional school. Extraordinary educators believe empathy and life skills, more than academics, give these underserved students command of their own futures. This coming-of-age story watches education combat the crippling effects of poverty in the lives of so-called “bad kids.”

Premiering Monday, March 20, 2017 at 10:00pm on WSKG TV.

 

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  • Sounds like a good program. Every human soul has promise when nurtured with love and offered opportunity. We have wonderful educators in WSKG’s broadcast region helping the so-called “bad kids” find their way.

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