#Schools

  • Article: British Schools Are Being Twinned With Schools in Conflict Zones for a Brilliant Reason
    Education

    British Schools Are Being Twinned With Schools in Conflict Zones for a Brilliant Reason

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 11, 2018

    One in six children in the world are learning in conflict zones. Read more

  • Article: Half the World's Schools Lack Clean Water and Safe Toilets
    Water & Sanitation

    Half the World's Schools Lack Clean Water and Safe Toilets

    Aug. 27, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Sub-Saharan Africa and both East and Southeast Asia had some of the worst facilities. Read more

  • Article: This Startup Is Ending Gender Inequality, One Sanitary Pad at a Time
    AdvocacyWater & Sanitation

    This Startup Is Ending Gender Inequality, One Sanitary Pad at a Time

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 10, 2018

    Lack of sanitary pads makes girls more vulnerable to violence, poverty, and more. Read more

  • 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