Art

Teachers Uses Art To Spark Conversations About Justice

Illinois Public Radio reporter Rachel Otwell

Illinois Public Radio reporter Rachel Otwell

This week in the First Light look at stories from around the state, Illinois Public Radio’s Rachel Otwell takes us inside a classroom in rural central Illinois. Teachers are often urged to keep controversial topics out of the classroom. But, one Illinois teacher uses art to inspire students to talk out about historic injustices

A collection of the posters students created to highlight historic injustices

A collection of the posters students created to highlight historic injustices