Conversation clubs connect new arrivals to Kentucky

Pleasure Ridge Park High School | Louisville, KY

An English conversation club in Louisville, Kentucky allows local volunteers to connect with new arrivals in the U.S. and help them in their transition.

Produced by Jailen Leavell and Laquan Richardson, students of Pleasure Ridge Park High School in Louisville, Kentucky. Instruction provided by SRL Connected Educator Mary Dunn. Mentor support provided by the Education Staff of KET and Victor Fernandez of the PBS NewsHour.

See the full series: New Americans: immigration, identity and community through the eyes of teenagers


NewsHour Extra Lessons:

Lesson Plan: What Public libraries can teach us about immigration