Dena Simmons, a 2016 Scenarios USA Honoree

Dena Simmons, a 2016 Scenarios USA Honoree

NEW YORK ~ Scenarios USA, a national non-profit organization that uses education and filmmaking to engage teens to think critically and creatively on issues of social justice and identity, with a focus on underrepresented communities, will host the 2016 Scenarios

Awards/Gala on June 7, 2016. The Gala will honor influential individuals in media and education as well as the winners of the Scenarios 2016 REAL DEAL Writing Contest, and will host dynamic guests across fields of film, philanthropy, activism and more.

The Gala will honor Dena Simmons, a prolific writer and thought leader on education reform prioritizing social justice pedagogy. @DenaSimmons