“What Is Your Hope?”

At the beginning of the school year, one Parkway middle school asked students and teachers to write down their hopes for the year on a chalkboard at the front door. A video tape of the project went viral, with more than three million views. Now, Paul Schankman goes back to the school to find out if their hopes came true.

Paul Schankman uses his three decades of award-winning reporting experience in St. Louis to ferret out stories you won’t see anywhere else, celebrating the spirit of our city, its unique personalities and culture, all told in his distinctive style.

“What Is Your Hope?”

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am