PRODUCED BY  The George Lucas Educational Foundation

 Director  Alyssa Fedele
 Cinematography  Mario Furloni
 Editor  Daniel Jarvis
• Graphic Design  Jenny Kolcun
 Associate Producer  Doug Keely
• Web Producer  Lora Ma Fukuda
 Senior Manager of Video  Amy Borovoy
• Executive Producer  David Markus


Alyssa directed this short documentary for The George Lucas Educational Foundation.

Teachers at Mount Desert Elementary School in Northeast Harbor, Maine, use proven Responsive Classroom techniques - such as relationship-building, morning meetings, and engaging student-led activities - to get students focused and ready to learn.

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