Kasiisi Project White House Debut

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President Obama talks about the Clean Stove Project

Congratulations to Alexander Emerson, a student at Brookwood School in Massachusetts, for being one of 16 finalists chosen for the first White House Student Film Festival and congratulations to our colleague Rich Lehrer, whose innovative approach to teaching science resulted in Alexanders film “Tomorrow’s Classroom”.  

“Tomorrows Classroom” entered in the World of Tomorrow category  featured the collaboration between students at Brookwood and  Kasiisi Project Schools, to learn about and build Clean Burning Stoves.

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Alexander’s video stars pupils at Kyanyawara School and was one of the movies specifically noted by President Obama in his address to the Festival participants.

You can  see the children of Kyanyawara school on Alexanders film on youtube  or at the White House Students Festival page where you can also hear what the president had to say.

 
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