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The great inspiration of ‘Mrs. K’

Few individuals have significant influence in the lives of others like a teacher does. Mrs. Kacvinsky — affectionately known as “Mrs. K” — has touched the hearts of many students at LAUSD / USC Media Arts & Engineering Magnet. She gives everything she can to help prepare her students for the rigors of college and…

Few individuals have significant influence in the lives of others like a teacher does. Mrs. Kacvinsky — affectionately known as “Mrs. K” — has touched the hearts of many students at LAUSD / USC Media Arts & Engineering Magnet.

She gives everything she can to help prepare her students for the rigors of college and life beyond by making them better writers, better critical thinkers, and better citizens.

Produced and created by Dario Miguel & Taleayah McGee.

The equipment used to make this documentary was acquired in help from a generous grant from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

Opinion: Inclusive sex ed saves lives

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