Laura Baumgardner, a teacher at Pontiac Township High School in Pontiac, Ill., is the leader behind their school-wide campaign to Spread the Word to End the Word. Similar to last year’s r-word video entitled “You Abuse the Word,” they are back again with another powerful video. This year, McCoy Studios, produced “My Son,” a video that has received over 10,000 views. According to Baumgardner, this video features the students of Pontiac Township High School and special appearances by celebrities including: Booboo Stewart, Quinton Aaron, Kyle Massey, and Chicago Blackhawk Andrew Shaw.
Listen to Laura Baumgardner’s R-Word Report — Background music is “It Starts With A Voice” By Ben and Amy Wright, Used with Permission.
Stay Tuned to the Special Chronicles Podcast for an interview with Laura Baumgardner.
Watch “My Son” – Spread the Word to End the Word 2014 — Pontiac Township High School: