School: Urban Science Academy

Theme: Face to Face: Unveiling The Legacy of Racism

Destination: St. Croix

Project: To build relationships between Urban Science students and St. Croix students via blog, a guided study of racism, interviews and volunteering together at the Queen Louise Home for Children.

Educational Goal: To partner with students from Central Complex High School in St. Croix and help both groups understand how St. Croix and the U.S. legacies of slavery and institutional racism continue to affect the education system, economy, and government.