Penacoli Plays BookPAL

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Thanks to our good friends at Micheltorena Elementary School for welcoming BookPALS and Screen Actors Guild Foundation Board Member Jerry Penacoli to their school! Micheltorena Elementary in Silverlake had a special BookPALS visitor on Wednesday, January 9th, when EXTRA's Jerry Penacoli dropped in to read to Mr. Sanchez's 3rd grade class. Jerry read from Shel Silverstein's Where the Sidewalk Ends as well as Guji Guji, Chih-Yuan Chen's book about families…

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SAG Foundation Teaches “How-to-Play”!

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In early 2008, the SAG Foundation partnered with TNT to create “How-To-Play”, a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to help educators across the country bring dramatic arts into their classroom curriculum. Designed to encourage creative expression, “How-To-Play” also builds children’s confidence and…

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Conversations Congrats Emmy Nominees and Winners

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The SAG Foundation congratulates Emmy nominees for 2012, with special thanks going to those actors who have generously participated in the Foundation’s national speaker series Conversations in the past year. Featured guests include such Emmy nominees as the cast of VEEP (including individual nominee Julia Louis-Dreyfus), the cast of Hatfields & McCoys, New Girl’s Zooey Deschanel and Max Greenfield, Breaking Bad's Anna Gunn, Game Change's Sarah Paulson, Parenthood's Jason Ritter.…

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