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Mill Poll
A Millennial's reaction to a new poll: "The Nation isn't putting its money where its mouth is" when it comes to young people....
trauma
College is a huge step in any students' career, but there are a lot of assumptions in the college process. Most of them are at the expense of...
"Learning in Action" is a new series of monthly video chats that explore the first-hand experiences of the practices promote social...

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Mill Poll
July 5, 2016
Produced by:
SparkAction

A Millennial's reaction to a new poll: "The Nation isn't putting its money where its mouth is" when it comes to young people.

 

 

SteveP
July 5, 2016
Produced by:
SparkAction

First-generation college student Steven Pacheco spent a year in prison but rather than be derailed, he is now hard at work researching and advocating to improve our justice system. He shares his journey with us.

May 20, 2016
Produced by:
The Susan Crown Exchange, David P. Weikart Center for Youth Program Quality

"Learning in Action" is a new series of monthly video chats that explore the first-hand experiences of the practices promote social emotional learning. Each month, the 30-minute chat will pair a practitioner with a young person in their program to delve deeply into Social Emotional...

May 11, 2016
Produced by:
SparkAction

Janaisa changed schools with an entirely new approach to teaching, Performance-Based Assessment Tests. She shares her experience with tackling new testing criteria. 

trauma
April 20, 2016
Produced by:
SparkAction

College is a huge step in any students' career, but there are a lot of assumptions in the college process. Most of them are at the expense of students and families already struggling to apply. Janaisa Walker shares her personal troubles with applying to college as a first-generation...

Boston Cats
December 9, 2015
Produced by:
Opportunity Youth United, Opportunity Youth United

Boston Community Action Team Kicks Off Movement to Increase Opportunity, Decrease Poverty for Young People 

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