Everyone Has A Story About Someone Who Has Helped Them."
-- SEED Faculty Member
The importance of available and positive adult role models and mentoring opportunities for our youth is the remarkable parallel between the Pitts and SEED stories. One faculty member emphatically clarified that their mission was not just about raising test scores, but about "changing their (students') values".
Three Videos Below:"The need for a boarding school that provides a safe and secure environment, constant access to role models, and a rigorous academic and life skills program is obvious. Parents, public officials, educators, and many others from across the country have expressed a desire for SEED to provide a public college preparatory boarding school education to young people in their area. We are committed to exploring these opportunities, driven by the dream of serving as many students as possible."
#1- 60 Minutes Segment on SEED
#2 - Byron Pitts story on 60 Minutes - 2 min.
#3 - The Importance of Male Role Modeling For Boys