Follow preschooler Mireya from Fresno, California, to Oregon’s Willamette Valley for berry season. Mireya’s parents, migrant workers who speak Spanish and Mixteco at home, face long work days. They enroll her in Migrant Head Start where bilingual teacher, Aimee Brown, makes it a warm and engaging academic experience that includes meals and outdoor play. "Fields of Promise" by Nina Alvarez.Premiere Date: September 12, 2016 | Runtime: 00:18:52
Through the lens of independent documentaries, America ReFramed brings to national audiences compelling stories that illuminate the changing contours of an ever-evolving America. The social-issue documentary series presents an array of personal voices and experiences through which we learn from our past, understand our present and are challenged to seek new frameworks for America’s future.