High school students concerned with the standardized testing requirements for graduation in Ohio catalyze reform.
Three years after Oregon youth first brought together government, schools and nonprofits to tackle rising local violence, rates have stabilized and collaboration is increasingly the norm.
Oregon youth helped establish a system of free bus passes for students in public schools.
If you build it, and they don’t come, what do you do? In Oregon, when school-based health clinics faced this dilemma, county officials turned to youth for the solution.
Boston youth partner with city officials to launch an Instagram-inspired online platform to help Boston youth find, share and rate the healthiest foods in the city.
Young leaders in Massachusetts mobilize the entire Commonwealth in anti-bullying activities and storytelling for change.
A foster care youth recounts the scary countdown to turning 21 with her work hours being cut, her public housing not ready, and her foster mother's commitment shaky. She learns how to manage an independent life and decides to go back to school.
In Colorado, youth-written legislation reformed teacher licensing laws to include suicide prevention training.
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