Education

The Determined Divas
Eight troubled and often violent girls, struggling to better themselves through a city program, share their hopes and experiences. (Rochester Democrat & Chronicle)
The Bottom Line
Chilling package of audio slideshows paints a grim commentary, in images and numbers, of poverty and inequity in Texas.
An Unusual Friendship
Despite a significant language barrier, Dante and refugee Soung Oo forge a best friendship. (NYT / KarmaTube)
Saving Salish
A teacher hopes to keep a disappearing Native American language alive by passing it along to community members and students in Spokane.
The Little Rock Nine: 50 Years Later
In 1957, the Little Rock Nine set out to integrate Central High School, and were turned away by the Arkansas National Guard. Seven of them describe that day and its aftermath.