This is a field trip.
East Bay school kids going to the California Academy of Sciences - pretty typical, right? Wrong.
This is the weekend school of the Sudanese Association of Northern California, or SANC, where Sudanese kids come every Sunday to learn their parents’ mother tongue and immerse themselves in Sudanese poetry, folklore, music, and spirituality. Even this bus ride from San Leandro to San Francisco is a cultural lesson in disguise.