Features

A young man in front of a fence
John Brady Brock
Jacob Biba
February 21, 2017
Now that city-dwelling Americans are tuning in to places like Harlan County, educators, students and entrepreneurs would like to set a few things straight.
By
Susan Brenna
A woman standing
Brennan Wesley
February 8, 2017
A 1968 protest ended with three young black men killed. Can history lessons help the town recover?
By
Leah Fabel
A woman looking over a river
Kevin Martinez
June 16, 2017
Brought to Texas as a child, Priscilla Aguilar Lumbreras had to be tenacious to get to where she is as a teacher. She's not giving up.
By
Tim Kennedy
A kid
Travis Dove
January 31, 2017
A network of educators in Eastern North Carolina is responding to devastating floods by ensuring kids have what it takes to rebuild.
By
Leah Fabel
A group of people at a vigil in Orlando
October 25, 2016
A four-part look at how educators are making every space safe for students, with close-ups on Orlando, New York, and an evolution within Teach For America.
By
Susan Brenna
An illustration of pipes leading to a desk
October 10, 2016
Two out of three students released from incarceration never return to school. Meet five people fighting to change that.
By
Tim Kennedy
A school hallway with students walking.
June 21, 2016
One in two new school leaders leaves the job within three years. With enough supports, can Dallas reverse the trend?
By
Leah Fabel