TV Movie | TV-14 | | Drama
A teacher becomes a mentor to Chicano high-school students protesting injustices in schools in 1968.
Principal Ingles' name is merely the Spanish word for English.
It's like the Montgomery bus boycott!
Paula Crisostomo: It's like Montgomery! You know Dr. King got everybody to boycott buses, right?
Vickie Castro: Yeah! And sessions and boycotting - great!
Tanya Mount: But this about schools, okay?
Paula Crisostomo: So, let's boycott!
David Sanchez: The schools?
Paula Crisostomo: Why not?
Harry Gamboa: That's completely ...
Paula Crisostomo: No, ...
During the organization of the walkout, CSU Northridge is mentioned. In 1968 CSUN was still known as San Fernando Valley State College; it adopted its current name in 1972.