Watch the videos below for visual inspiration from our students, Teaching Fellows and guest speakers.


Our Schools, Our City: Learning, Growing and Exploring Beyond the School Day

Best for a deeper look into our impact, specifically in Somerville. Watch Teaching Fellow Iris Restrepo and her two students Maya and Edson explain what Citizen Schools means to them on Ed Channel 15 (Educational TV Somerville).


The Story of Yeabsira & Nelson

Best for explaining Citizen Schools to a new audience. Follow Citizen Schools students Yeabsira Gugssa and Nelson Amaya on a journey through their middle school days - and meet the caring adults that are helping them discover and achieve their dreams.


Creating a World of Opportunity

A staff favorite, best for an audience familiar with Citizen Schools. A beautiful spoken-word poem written and performed by former Teaching Fellow Ashley Miranda. "What those training sessions and your life's lessons can never prepare you for is what you will see when you realize that those faces staring back at you are our world's opportunity."