Crossroads - the first school that understood that poetry, music, and backpacking are as important to turning out great students as are mathematics and science. And if there hadn't been a school where the whole kids mattered, I would never have been able to accomplisth the things I 've been lucky enough to do in this life. Paul Cummins and Crossroads changed my life.
Amy Pascal - Chairperson of the Motion Pictures Group of Sony's Columbia Pictures
As Paul Cummins once remarked, 'Passion without intelligence is of limited value' - and the inverse is also true - for who would want intelligence without passion? We see what can happen when these two qualities work in sync.
John Densmore, drummer for THE DOORS and author of THE NEW YORK TIMES bestseller RIDER ON THE STORM
Our education system badly needs some bold thinking. Paul Cummins's vision of what Amiercan education could be is imaginative and inspiring.
My father, Ralph Abernathy, and my 'Uncle Martin' Luther King would have applauded Paul Cummins, his books, his life's work and his profound contributions to humanity, as I have.
Donzaleigh Abernathy, Actress and Human Rights Activist