Summer 2014

Carry an education

A porter named Benson helped Matthew Clough summit Mt. Kilimanjaro, carrying a heavy rucksack and thus enabling Clough to reach the top. On the climb down, Clou...

At-promise

Flailing dropouts and young, struggling parents revisit education at LA’s Reconnections Career Academy. Even after he dropped out of high school, Edwin Escob...

Education is life

The violence against Malala Yousafzi wasn’t an isolated incident. Around the world, people—girls, in particular—fight to earn an education. The world recently c...

Building people

Everyone believes that they know what and how children should become educated, and act unafraid in sharing that information. That includes me. Yet differing ...
Stephen Ritz of the Green Bronx Machine

Greening Education

What if happy meals resulted in happy kids and a happier, healthier world? What if students were able to grow them in schools? Our Green Bronx Machine is a non-...