As part of a cultural literacy program, students at MACS host a podcast where they reflect on historical topics and literary themes discussed in school.
In honor of Black History month, students at MACS feature prominent African American Pittsburghers through poetry.
On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, high school students hosted Streaming Justice, a live four-hour webcast. From 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., participants hosted the live webcast, selected the songs played during their segments and learned about the equipment used in a live broadcast. Discussions covered topics such as civil rights, youth engagement, public education and other matters of justice and equity.
Listen to Propel Northside middle school students interview Aurora Ortiz about her life in Mexico and her immigration to the United States.
From 12/21/2019 -Chloe Karsman (6th grade) from Ingomar Middle School discusses her winning entry in the first Phipps Fairchild Challenge of the school year, asking students to create a set of bird sculptures made entirely of litter or other …
Commentaries, spotlights, and more from Western PA area 7th-12th graders participating in the 2019 Youth Express Fall Internship Program.
Youth Express intern, P.J., reflects on "The Secret Life of Gym Girls" by Anna Azizzy.
Manchester Academic Charter School (MACS) eighth graders, Keshawn and Naeer, reflect on their YMAP Pitch Party experience.
Ahead of the HundrED Innovation Summit, Youth Express interviewed Helsinki Youth Council members and HundrED Youth Ambassadors about the purpose of education, education issues and their hopes for the future.
Propel McKeesport middle school students from Ms. Robinson’s ELA class.