Tag: The World As It Could Be

02/06/13

The World As It Could Be: Rites of Passage, March 4

  The World As It Could Be Human Rights Education Program invites you to a special presentation at Balboa High School in San Francisco on March 4, 2013. Featured speaker is noted Hoop Dreams producer/director Frederick Marks, who’ll talk about his current project. Says Rex Foundation Executive Director Sandy Sohcot: “I had the pleasure of […]

07/19/12

New ‘World As It Could Be’ Song Premiering at GOTV!

We’re delighted to report a particularly great upcoming convergence of benevolent forces at Gathering of the Vibes on Friday, July 20, 2012, when, after an introduction from David Gans, Henry Sidle takes to the Green Vibes Stage at 3:45 p.m. and premieres his new song, “There’s a Way,” inspired by the Rex Foundation’s The World […]

05/23/12

The World As It Could Be Summer Institute July 31-August 2

Bay Area high school teachers, administrators, curriculum developers, university faculty members, graduate students and leaders of community groups are invited to apply to our third annual Summer Training Institute! After two years of successful three-day Summer Training Institutes for teachers, non-profit leaders and graduate students on The World As It Could Be Human Rights Education […]

04/17/12

Henry Sidle Takes ‘The World As It Could Be’ on the Road!

Young Henry Sidle’s original composition “The World As It Could Be” has been gladdening hearts and setting toes tapping since he first unveiled it last summer, and of course we at Rex couldn’t be prouder to have inspired the whole thing… Henry just sent us this clip of his recent performance of the tune (and […]

08/28/11

Sweet Vibes: “The World As It Could Be”

david and henryAt this year’s Gathering of the Vibes, young singer/songwriter Henry Sidle, who’s been inspired by the Rex Foundation’s work, performed his original composition “The World As It Could Be” and was interviewed by GOTV performer and longtime Rex supporter David Gans. Then the two of them played “Ripple.” Does it get much sweeter? We don’t think so… Check out the audio…

06/20/11

World As It Could Be Song by Henry Sidle

Henry will perform his song and be interviewed by David Gans at Gathering of the Vibes on Saturday, July 23 at 3:15 PM on the Green Vibes Stage Side Platform. Don’t miss this!   Henry Sidle is a 12-year-old student living in New England who has been inspired by The World As It Could Be. […]

05/19/11

Invitation: Training Institute on The World As It Could Be

rehearsalFollowing the success of last year’s three-day Summer Training Institute for teachers, non-profit leaders and graduate students on The World As It Could Be Human Rights Education Project, we are delighted to join with the International and Multicultural Studies Department of the University of San Francisco School of Education in announcing this year’s Institute, to be held August 2-4 on the USF campus.

03/11/10

Rex on the Air

chefs and project coordinatorsListen to a March 9, 2010 interview in which  Rex Foundation executive director Sandy Sohcot spoke with California PTA president Carol Kocivar on KALW FM,  about Rex’s The World As It Could Be project and the impact it’s having on the lives of local high school students who participate.

03/06/10

Rex on the Air

Rex Foundation executive director Sandy Sohcot talks about our ongoing project The World As It Could Be, developing a high-school curriculum focused on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The performing arts are an essential component of the teaching and learning process.

01/05/09

The World As It Could Be- Where There’s a Will There’s a Way: Performance Video

Be sure to watch the performance video of our on-going program The World As It Could Be: Where There’s a Will There’s a Way. Please consider helping to sponsor this great program. The World as It Could Be Sponsorship Form