This story is a mixed media piece that presents the topic of youth profiling by police. It is meant for a teen to adult audience and the message it will focus on is that there is more to a person than the way they look.
As part of an Adobe Youth Voices public service announcement project, students in Robin Lambert's and Patty Smith's classes explored a variety of topics important to them and produced over 20 PSAs on stereotypes, depression, gangs, the environment, and other subjects.
This public service announcement depicts the torment of bullying that a middle school girl repeatedly endures from the same group of mean girls. One day, it all becomes too much, and so she makes an attempt to end the pain for good.
The dizzying spell of beauty has infiltrated the ranks of the American society. Twenty-first century beauty is no respecter of rich or poor, native or foreign-born. The trap that attractiveness is found in physical beauty is an ideal that some accept rather than question.&…