About the Reporting Labs
PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs are classrooms, after-school programs and clubs around the country producing original, inspiring reports about how national and global issues affect local communities.
Forestview High School, Gastonia, NC
Forestview student Jasmine Love’s brain cancer diagnosis devastated the community. While at first shaken with grief, feelings of hopelessness were later replaced with an urgency to help and friends stepped up to raise money for Jasmine’s hospital treatment by hosting a stepping competition.
Produced by Seth Denton, Cameron Kurtiak, Jacob Lineberry, Jordan Pippins, Erin Sanders and Conrad Tolbert, students at Forestview High School in Gastonia, North Carolina.
Instruction provided by SRL Connected Educators Melissa Heilig and Sally Griffin.
Station support provided by South Carolina ETV.