What's the Problem? 

Produced by 3rd through 5th-grade film arts majors at Wildwood Elementary Middle School in West Baltimore during our 2019 Summer Arts Learning Academy (SALA) with Root Branch Film, What's the Problem identifies issues in the community and encourages others to start seeing and thinking—and looking for solutions.

Where I'm From | Beautiful Bluejays

Students in our 2018 Summer Arts & Learning Academy (SALA) at Steuart Hill Academic Academy worked with Ras Tre to create Where I'm From—a poem written by the students that describes their communities set to images from their days at SALA.

Where I'm From | Peaceful Parakeets

Students in our 2018 Summer Arts & Learning Academy (SALA) at Steuart Hill Academic Academy worked with Ras Tre to create Where I'm From—a poem written by the students that describes their communities which is set to images from their days at SALA.

Documentary Filmmaking at SALA

Arts integration transforms learning for our Summer Arts & Learning Academy students. In our 2018 Academy at Edgecombe Circle Elementary, students worked with filmmaker Vonnya Pettigrew of Root Branch Productions to create this documentary about the program.

Photosynthesizers: Adding Fractions Tutorial

This class from our 2017 Summer Arts & Learning Academy at Gardenville Elementary worked with teaching artist Ras Tre to create a video demystifying improper fractions and adding fractions with different denominators.