Inspired by an open-ended assignment prompt, three Thacher School girls — Hillary Ellman (left), Reade Rossman and Morgana Van Peebles — have set out to open their peers’ and neighbors’ eyes to the realities of modern sex slavery. (photo submitted)
Kimberly Rivers, Ojai Valley News correspondent
Three students at The Thacher School have taken a classroom assignment to the streets of Ojai to educate the community about modern slavery. Beginning with an open-ended assignment prompt, three girls — Reade Rossman, Morgana Van Peebles and Hillary Ellman — developed a multimedia project based on educating their peers and the community about the sex slave trade.