Freedom Writers - School Chaos

Posted on: January 2, 2007 | Views: 1,319 | Comment

Erin Gruwell (Hilary Swank), a teacher, tries to contain the chaos in her own classroom when she hears loud noises in the yard. She goes out and find that a huge crowd has gathered to watch two boys and two girls in fistfights.

A dedicated California teacher finds a way to unite her disadvantaged, racially divided students and to improve their grasp of academics by having them keep journals about their violent, troubled lives. 

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