In the third clip associated with The Boys of Baraka lesson plan, Montrey, one of the boys who went from inner-city Baltimore to the Baraka School in Kenya, acts out at school. His teachers discipline him and work with him on managing his anger. Students should watch the whole film and talk about how the boys feel about school and education. Return to lesson plan »
Four African-American boys from poverty-stricken Baltimore travel to rural Kenya, where a teacher-student ratio of one to five, a strict disciplinary program and a comprehensive curriculum form the core of an extraordinary new journey in their transformation to men.
In this chilling video, Pol Pot's second in command, Nuon Chea (a.k.a. "Brother Number 2"), describes the decision they made to eliminate perceived "traitors" while they were in power. It's the first time a leader of the Khmer Rouge has admitted to ordering the killing of Cambodian people.