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Paper Tigers Film Event

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Wed Sep 20, 7:00 PM - Wed Sep 20, 10:00 PM
Robinson Teaching Theater, Whitworth University Campus
Intended for Adults
Spokane, WA

Paper Tigers' chronicles a year in the life of Lincoln High School in the community of Walla Walla, Washington. The kids who come to Lincoln have a history of truancy, behavioral problems and substance abuse. After Lincoln's principal is exposed to research about the effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), he decides to radically change the school's approach to discipline.

With the aid of diary camera footage, the film follows six students. From getting into fights, grappling with traumatic events in their lives, and on the cusp of dropping out, they find healing, support and academic promise at Lincoln High.

The screening is free - You must pre-register.

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*Disclaimer: Community Events have no direct affiliation with GSEWNI. They are put on by various community organizations, whom are extending an invitation to our Girl Scout members. Parental discretion is advised.