News, suggestions, conversation and support from voices across the TT community.

Celebrate Maya Angelou

In observance of what would have been her 90th birthday, take a moment to introduce your students to legendary writer and activist Maya Angelou.

Liberated Roots

School and community gardens can be emancipatory spaces—if they’re built around culturally responsive practices. Get to know three gardening activists who have learned to ask the right questions—and listen to the answers.

Hate at School: March 2018

While student activism rightfully stole the headlines, we tracked 35 school-based episodes of hate and bias in 18 states during the month of March.

Youth—United! #Enough in Marshall County, Kentucky

We reached out to students around the United States who are working to keep their schools safe from gun violence. This time, we caught up with Mary Cox, a senior at Marshall County High School, where two students were killed in a school shooting in January.

Educators Resist East Tennessee ICE Raid

Local school, church and nonprofit staff members gathered to protest an immigration raid at a local meat packing plant—and to support the children of detained workers.