#Education

  • Article: Students at This School in India Pay Tuition With Plastic Waste
    Education

    Students at This School in India Pay Tuition With Plastic Waste

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 23, 2019

    At the Akshar School, bottles and straws are keeping children in the classroom. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Children Separated from Parents in Cyclone-Hit Mozambique
    Citizenship

    Hundreds of Children Separated from Parents in Cyclone-Hit Mozambique

    May 23, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Humanitarian organizations fear for the children made vulnerable by disaster. Read more

  • Article: How This Genocide Survivor Works to Empower Rwandan Women
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    How This Genocide Survivor Works to Empower Rwandan Women

    May 22, 2019|Voice of America

    Safi Life provides university scholarships to genocide survivors. Read more

  • Article: Cafeteria Worker Fired for Serving Free Lunch to Student Who Couldn't Pay
    Education

    Cafeteria Worker Fired for Serving Free Lunch to Student Who Couldn't Pay

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 21, 2019

    The New Hampshire employee was let go for “theft.” Read more

  • Article: SAT Rolls Out New Tool to Account For Students’ Socio-Economic Challenges
    Education

    SAT Rolls Out New Tool to Account For Students’ Socio-Economic Challenges

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 20, 2019

    The College Board's tool will consider poverty levels, neighborhood crime rates, and more. Read more

  • Article: Oprah Donates $500,000 to New Jersey High School After-School Program
    Education

    Oprah Donates $500,000 to New Jersey High School After-School Program

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 20, 2019

    The mogul surprised the principal and students of West Side High School with the donation last week. Read more

  • Article: The Richest Black Man in the US Will Pay Off $40 Million of Student Debt for This Graduating Class
    Education

    The Richest Black Man in the US Will Pay Off $40 Million of Student Debt for This Graduating Class

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 20, 2019

    Robert F. Smith announced his gift to students at the historically black college's graduation. Read more

  • Feature: After a 27-Year Sentence, This Man Is Giving Prisoners Hope and Knowledge
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    After a 27-Year Sentence, This Man Is Giving Prisoners Hope and Knowledge

    By Daniele Selby|May 17, 2019

    Lawrence Bartley was released on parole last year after serving 27 years and 2 month in prison. Read more