#Schools

  • Article: Scottish Council to Give Free School Meals All Year to Tackle 'Holiday Hunger’
    Food & Hunger

    Scottish Council to Give Free School Meals All Year to Tackle 'Holiday Hunger’

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 19, 2018

    Children are going back to school with signs of malnutrition after the holidays, say teachers. Read more

  • Article: Jay-Z Calls to End Mental Health Stigmas in Public Schools
    Education

    Jay-Z Calls to End Mental Health Stigmas in Public Schools

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 1, 2018

    “As you grow, you realize the ridiculousness of the stigma attached to it.” Read more

  • Article: Puerto Rican School Erupts With Cheers After Electricity Comes Back on for First Time in 112 Days
    Education

    Puerto Rican School Erupts With Cheers After Electricity Comes Back on for First Time in 112 Days

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 18, 2018

    “No pare, sigue, sigue!” Read more

  • Article: New York Prisons Are Making It Much More Difficult to Send Books, Fresh Food to Loved Ones
    Education

    New York Prisons Are Making It Much More Difficult to Send Books, Fresh Food to Loved Ones

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 8, 2018

    Care packages must come through six state-operated vendors. Read more

  • 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