Current Projects

Location: Washington, D.C.
Issue: Libraries
Dates Of Project: Ongoing
This fall, Critical Exposure worked with students in Eastern High School's credit recovery program. So far, students have discussed the different communities they belong to and how these communities are portrayed in the media. They have also learned about the different forms of racism (internalized, interpersonal and institutionalized) and, through this, have analyzed how racism affects their...
Location: Washington, D.C.
Issue: School-to-Prison Pipeline
Dates Of Project: Ongoing
The Critical Exposure Fellowship program is an in-house program made up of youth from all over the city, some of whom have previously participated in a CE program at their school. The Fellows are currently working on a campaign to implement restorative jusice in DCPS. In January 2014, the Fellows met with Henderson who agreed to implement a pilot restorative justice program in DCPS. The students...
Location: Ward 7, Washington, D.C.
Dates Of Project: 1/2012 - 6/2012
Partner: American history class
This semester, Critical Exposure resumed our partnership with H.D. Woodson Senior High School. Students have explored the importance of telling their own stories and have watched and discussed videos and media representation of different communities. Students have also "read" photos that have documented historical moments by identifying the subjects, time period and story that the photo tells. In...