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Station Spotlight | West Virginia Public Broadcasting

West Virginia Public Broadcasting has been supporting and engaging with local schools in their community for years. Most recently, the station’s news director, Jesse Wright, and his team worked with student reporters from Morgantown High School on a story about pipeline construction in the state. Read More

SRL Connected Educator of the Month | April 2019

Neena Kumar first started working with SRL five years ago when she reached out to our founder, Leah Clapman, about becoming a Lab. Her students currently participate in our STEM program and over the years, have produced a number of compelling stories, some of which aired on the NewsHour. Read More

Students share their reactions to the #CollegeAdmissionsScandal on NewsHour

Outrage has swirled since federal prosecutors charged 50 people, including CEOs and high-profile celebrities, in an intricate scheme to secure college admission for their children through extensive cheating and bribery. High school students share their perspectives on the scandal and broader inequalities in education, and NewsHour correspondent John Yang talks… Read More

SRL Connected Educator of the Month | January 2019

Altamese Osborne started a Lab with her students at Aldine Senior High School in Houston, Texas two years ago. Her tireless work is centered around preparing her students for the professional broadcasting field, and teaching them how to examine all aspects of storytelling to create great journalism. What is… Read More

Teen reporters share what they want from the news media in 2019

An increasing number of young people don’t trust the news media, so we asked our network of teen reporters what they hope to see from news organizations in 2019. Watch the segment that aired on the NewsHour’s New Year’s Day broadcast:   NewsHour Extra Lessons: What news stories… Read More