#Schools

  • Article: LeBron James’ ‘I Promise School’ Will Help At-Risk Kids With Specially Designed Curriculum
    Education

    LeBron James’ ‘I Promise School’ Will Help At-Risk Kids With Specially Designed Curriculum

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 1, 2017

    “Hey guys, How are all of my I PROMISE All-Stars doing?” Read more

  • Article: Lil Jon Is Opening Two Schools in Ghana — And Bringing Education to Hundreds of Students
    Education

    Lil Jon Is Opening Two Schools in Ghana — And Bringing Education to Hundreds of Students

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 30, 2017

    YEAHHH! OKAYYY! Read more

  • Article: These Are the Worst Places to Grow Up Poor in England
    Citizenship

    These Are the Worst Places to Grow Up Poor in England

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 28, 2017

    Britain is facing a “stark social mobility lottery.” Read more

  • Feature: 6 Weeks After Hurricane Maria, Nearly Half of Puerto Rico’s Schools Are Closed. Why?
    FeatureEducation

    6 Weeks After Hurricane Maria, Nearly Half of Puerto Rico’s Schools Are Closed. Why?

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 10, 2017

    More than 500 Puerto Rican schools opened this week, but many challenges remain. Read more

  • Article: New York Just Made School Lunch Free for All Students
    Food & Hunger

    New York Just Made School Lunch Free for All Students

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 7, 2017

    Students can finally focus on what matters most — learning. Read more

  • Article: George and Amal Clooney Are Sending Nearly 3,000 Syrian Refugee Children to School in Lebanon
    Education

    George and Amal Clooney Are Sending Nearly 3,000 Syrian Refugee Children to School in Lebanon

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 1, 2017

    The couple are practically single-handedly saving the world. Read more

  • Article: Puerto Rico to Close 179 Schools Because of Crushing Debt
    Education

    Puerto Rico to Close 179 Schools Because of Crushing Debt

    By Joe McCarthy|May 11, 2017

    The latest assault in a painful saga. Read more

  • Article: Textbook Describing Slaves as Family Members Is Banned in Connecticut
    Education

    Textbook Describing Slaves as Family Members Is Banned in Connecticut

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 5, 2017

    All around the world, children are presented with distorted and incomplete versions of history. Read more