The Freedom Writers is an inspiring story about never giving up on a student’s success just because of what the teacher sees. The movie and the real events that inspired it prove that love, a safe classroom, and a great teacher play a huge role in students’ well-being. Unsurprisingly, this movie is one of my favorites.
What is the main point of Freedom Writers?
The main themes in The Freedom Writers Diary are tolerance, empowerment and self worth, and the power of writing. Tolerance: Through literature, Gruwell teaches her students the power of tolerance and enables them to better understand each other and the world around them.
What impact did the Freedom Writers have?
Effect on education – Gruwell, the original Freedom Writers featured in the book (many of whom are now educators), and other educators have crafted training programs for educators to help their students succeed and pursue higher education.
How did Freedom Writers make you feel?
In the book, the students spoke out about racism and they changed people’s views. They also spoke out about how they wanted to change their lifestyles, and become better people. The book,” Freedom Writers Diary” has a mood of hopeful, because it makes you feel as if you can do anything.
How is Freedom Writers a good movie?
A richly rewarding film experience that rises to the top of its genre. While it is, like its genre brethren, inspiring and uplifting, Freedom Writers glosses over so much material that it makes the process look too easy.
What is Freedom Writers summary?
A dedicated teacher (Hilary Swank) in a racially divided Los Angeles school has a class of at-risk teenagers deemed incapable of learning. Instead of giving up, she inspires her students to take an interest in their education and planning their future. She assigns reading material that relates to their lives and encourages them all to keep journals.
What values or ethics do you believe are suggested in the story Freedom Writers?
Conclusion. The movie ‘freedom writers’ encourages people to develop and use positive values to make the world a better place. The main values encouraged in the movie include doing right, being kind, polite, respecting other people, seeking truth and applying it in life.
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