Poverty is more than children living in third-world countries you see on television commercials with sad music playing in the background. It can be right next door.
Meet a group of advocates and leaders aiming to replace the aged expression “disconnected youth,” with the updated term “opportunity youth.”
VOX ATL sat down with “The Poet X” author Elizabeth Acevedo after a reading she hosted at Charis Books & More in Atlanta.
White created his brand Fly Familia after he got good feedback from showing off his designs around school and on social media. The young entrepreneur describes Fly Familia as “being an united family” because those who wear it have a similar taste in fashion and style.
This week, I participated in a job shadow to experience what it’s really like to be a (drum roll) graphic designer!
If you could write a letter to your past self, perhaps as a forewarning of relationships to come, what would you say?
James Taylor Odom, the young actor who played all eight of the D’Ysquith men and women who met their unfortunate end, did an incredible job of mastering each and every role.
With the parent-teen relationship, there should be privacy when it comes to their bedroom, journals, bathrooms and things of that nature — unless parents believe they have plans to harm themselves or other people.
The protesters were not only marching to protect themselves now, but in the future as well. Explained Walker, 13, a student at Wesley International Academy: “We’re the kids, we’re the future.”
You are worthy and capable of every single opportunity the world has to offer you. Never doubt your abilities, because where you go to school doesn’t define you.