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Emrys Eller

Emrys Eller is a journalist and filmmaker in New York. He makes video and radio about education, health and environmental issues.

Recent Stories

The unseen obstacles facing undocumented college students

What will happen to immigrant students post-DACA?

How a struggling school for Native Americans doubled its graduation rate

Infusing Native culture into the curriculum and drawing on local leadership makes all the difference

VIDEO: Using the Black Lives Matter movement to train white teachers

In Rochester, educators are trying to close the achievement gap with anti-racist education

VIDEO: Fighting hunger in the Mississippi Delta

The summer food program that could become a lifeline if Trump cuts the federal budget

VIDEO: The best ideas from last-chance high schools are reforming American education

“If it wasn’t for this school, I would be nowhere.”

Video: Inside a jail school trying to treat kids like scholars not criminals

A once notorious juvenile detention center in New Orleans gets a new school

VIDEO: “Most teachers claim we can’t learn because we don’t have resources like books”

How segregation is lived today in the Mississippi Delta