As a young teacher in an all-Black segregated school in NC, when Willa Johnson taught her students how to register to vote she was summoned to the principal’s office and summarily fired.
More than half of young people report being cyber bullied, and between 10 and 20 percent report being cyber bullied regularly.
For the bullied student, the issues are the same wherever I’ve been. Who can I trust? Who will hear me? And who will help me?
Las Vegas school bus driver Aurora Vigil and her two school-age daughters live every day with the pain of separation from her husband, their father.
Tania Hernández, College Graduate, Texas DREAMer and aspiring teacher shares her story.
More than 75 higher education institutions held immigration reform events and rallies on campuses in 35 states and the District of Columbia.
Thanks to President Obama, DREAMer students can apply beginning August 15 to live and work temporarily in the U.S.
Update (12/18/10): The DREAM Act failed to reach the required 60 votes to move on to final passage by a vote of 55 for, 41 against.
This week, fears could be eased if the Senate votes in favor of the DREAM Act, a piece of legislation which would allow young immigrants who are students to apply for U.S. residency after going through a comprehensive six year process.