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Sierra Expeditionary Learning School Creates Skateboard Creativity Class: Positively Rolling

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    Alexis Margolin



Founded as a pilot by Truckee, CA's Sierra Expeditionary Learning School, Positively Rolling brings middle school boys together in five-week sessions for open discussion and creative expression. Each class begins with a discussion about a particular topic or theme, how this theme might be expressed visually, and finally, a chance to bring the theme to life by painting it on a blank skateboard deck. 

Read more about how Positively Rolling aims to teach middle school boys about community, integrity, success vs. failure, and self-respect here