Hip-hop mentoring aims to bridge generational divide

Etiwanda High School, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

A high school program mixes hip-hop music and mentorship to encourage self-expression and open dialogue among teenagers.

Produced by David Campa, Allicia Dean, Mikaela Lemmon, Zoya Mehdi and Destynee Torres, students at Etiwanda High School in Rancho Cucamonga, California. Instruction provided by SRL Connected Educator Bernadine Judson. Mentor support provided by Peggy Pico of PBS SoCal. Featured songs “Breaking Up” and “What if…” written and performed by Dr. Gayle Serdan.