Cast & Crew
Dennis W Mazzocco
A documentary focusing on how young people have taken the initiative in combating illiteracy. The documentary presents the full scope of the problem, concluding that the solution stretches far beyond normal school boundaries. Teenagers in various cities who are tutoring their peers, relatives and neighbors in basic reading skills are profiled. Also explored in the program are some of the causes of illiteracy as well as certain community solutions to the problem.