Series concludes with powerful video focusing on school choice solutions
TORONTO, Nov. 12, 2012 /CNW/ - The Society for Quality Education today
released the final installment of its four-part video series, Our Children, Our Choice, a hard-hitting documentary short film focusing on bullying that provides a powerful and compelling narrative on the need for school
"Today's release, It's Not Fair to Bullied Students, is a sobering look at how school choice can be a solution for life or
death situations of bullied school children," said SQE Executive
Director Doretta Wilson. "Like the other videos in this series it talks
about real people with real problems and most importantly, it offers
The SQE hopes the Our Children, Our Choice documentary videos -- which are also available on YouTube and on the
SQE website --- will raise awareness as to how school choice can
benefit Canada's educational system.
As mother Carleana DeKelver laments the film, "If I had the choice to
send my child to any school in the community, whether it was a private school or charter
school, then at least there would be more accountability in the
The other videos in the Our Children, Our Choice documentary short series are:
It's Not Fair to Poor Parents, looks at choice as an essential to making education more equitable for
It's Not Fair For Parents Who Don't Live in Alberta, examines the success of Alberta's charter schools.
It's Not Fair to Ontario Parents, is an overview of what school choice can mean for parents and
The videos may also be viewed on our main website www.societyforqualityeducation.org.
The Society for Quality Education is dedicated to the significant
improvement of student learning in Canada.
Video with caption: "Video: Our Children, Our Choice: Bullying". Video available at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gwUoRweONpk
SOURCE: Society for Quality Education
For further information:
DORETTA WILSON, Executive Director
Phone: 416-231-7247 (bus)