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For 27 years, EVC has taught documentary filmmaking as a means of developing the artistic, literacy, career and citizenship skills of students from underserved communities throughout New York City. Every year brings us more proof of the intellectual power and creative potential of the youth we...

Read the Fall 2010 issue of the EVC in Focus Newsletter with Educating For Democracy – An Uncommon Standard,n article written by EVC Founder and Executive Director Steve Goodman. Read interviews with EVC Alumni Efrain Torres, Lynette Lauretig, Director of Instructional Models for the NYC Department of...

PDF File: evc-in-focus-vol3-issue1.pdf This issue of the EVC in Focus Newsletter includes: Notes From Steve: Educating For Democracy – An Uncommon Standard, an article written by EVC Founder and Executive Director Steve Goodman.Youth in Focus: An interview with Efrain Torres, a student in EVC's 2009-2010 Basic and Advanced Youth Documentary Workshops.Educational Leader...

Co-facilitated by Daneen Reynolds-Knott, Kareem Lopez, and Lindsay Fauntleroy, EVC's Youth Powered Video Institute provides the foundation for EVC’s External Education Programs. EVC Media Educators then build on this foundation providing teachers with weekly in-class coaching support throughout the school year. EVC’s partner Transfer high...

EVC's Basic Youth Documentary Workshop premiered What Lies Underneath America about the challenges for youth in reaching the American dream in this difficult economy and the Advanced Workshop documentary, As the Sun Comes Up, the Bricks Fall Down, which followed the stories of two workshop participants...