In this podcast, students and teachers from CATCH Prep Charter High School in South Central Los Angeles explore the trends, news, and culture of the day. Serving the families of Leimert Park and the Crenshaw District Of Los Angeles since 2003, CATCH Prep is proud to share the voices of a community whose perspective is oft underheard.
Dear Kanye, The Children Are Listening
What will you say next?
Truth, Love, And The Power Of Student Storytelling
In this episode of CATCH THIS PODCAST, we explore three student narratives used as personal statements on college applications this year, and examine the process by which students discovered, crafted, and shared their stories with others. With the help of Jay-Z and Maya Angelou, we lay out three pillars for storytelling that not only help students to communicate their backgrounds to audiences, but should be useful to any listener across a broad range of fields beyond education.
Black Panther & The Origin Of Student Identity
In our Podcast Premiere, we explore student reactions to the Ryan Coogler film BLACK PANTHER. CATCH Prep bought out a theatre so students could see the film Opening Weekend, and in the days that have followed teachers have noticed serious reflection and deep questioning from students in regards to their identity, place in the world, and overall sense of belonging. This episode explores it all...