Schools & Youth
by Julianne Hing on October 16 2013, 2:03PM
The prospects for the pro-affirmative action plaintiffs in Tuesday’s Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action Supreme Court case were never terribly promising. And the oral arguments yesterday did little to challenge that notion.
by Jamilah King on October 9 2013, 11:35AM
Columbia Professor Dr. Chris Emdin is piloting an innovative approach to science curriculum at Bronx Compass High School.
by Julianne Hing on October 3 2013, 3:05PM
The local Hmong community advocated for the position for years.
by Julianne Hing on September 27 2013, 5:03PM
It’s the administration’s first guidance since the Supreme Court ruled on affirmative action this summer.
by Jamilah King on September 23 2013, 8:49AM
And you can, too. Here’s how.
by Aura Bogado on September 16 2013, 1:54PM
The bookstore is helping Freedom University’s undocumented students get much-needed books this semester.
by Aura Bogado on September 11 2013, 4:01PM
by Von Diaz on September 9 2013, 7:00AM
As districts drop the healthier meals due to student complaints will the kids who need them most lose out?
Topics: Schools & Youth
by Jamilah King on September 6 2013, 12:56PM
It’s time to go back to school, and for too many students, that’s not a good thing.
by Brentin Mock on August 15 2013, 4:30PM
The Dream Defenders are now taking their struggle from the capitol building to their communities.
by Jamilah King on August 12 2013, 9:24AM
It looks like John Legend isn’t the only pop star who’s interested in education reform.
by Brentin Mock on August 8 2013, 4:34PM
Youth leaders want state to reform Stand Your Ground and School-to-Prison Pipeline issues.
by Jamilah King on August 8 2013, 1:44PM
Here’s sex positive, protection endorsing riff on Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’s song “Thriftshop.”
by Jamilah King on August 7 2013, 12:49PM
An intriguing and somewhat radical idea is coming together around one of the nation’s most embattled community colleges.
by Jamilah King on August 6 2013, 10:33AM
Gabrielle Turnquest has plans to become a fashion law attorney.
by Jamilah King on August 5 2013, 7:00AM
Young artists from neighborhoods devastated by New York City’s worst natural disaster want to tell their stories.