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Wont Back Down Review

The Blame Game

Vicki Abeles | Posted 12.07.2012 | Education
Vicki Abeles

The release of the new education film, Won't Back Down, starring Viola Davis and Maggie Gyllenhaal, adds another voice to the clamoring debate about education. Sadly, it's another voice of blame.

Star-Studded Film Sets Record For Worst Opening Ever

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.03.2012 | Entertainment

Even famous faces Viola Davis and Maggie Gyllenhaal couldn't help "Won't Back Down," which set a record over the weekend for worst film opening ever. ...

What Won't Back Down Doesn't Get Quite Right

Mark Phillips | Posted 12.01.2012 | Education
Mark Phillips

Won't Back Down will not enlighten. It will feed polarization and contribute to the misguided habits of thought that already plague educational policy-making in this country.

Parents 'Won't Back Down' From School Choice

Kevin P. Chavous | Posted 11.26.2012 | Education
Kevin P. Chavous

Can a feature-length movie help promote the reform of our schools?