Martina Nelson

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5 Questions with 15-year

<i>Meet</i> <i>Kpakpando Akaeze, a 15 year-old high school student from Lagos, Nigeria. You may have heard of her when news spread around the world about a</i> …

6 Easy Ways To Be A Better Human Online

The Internet is awesome, but it also seems to bring out the worst in some people. Since 10 February is Safer Internet Day, here's a fool-proof guide from Voices of Youth to help you be a better person online.<p>If you have a tip you want to share, add it in the comments section - we'd love to hear …

Fact of the day: Going to school can save lives

<i>This is the ninth in a series of 15 facts over 15 days that we will be sharing with you to get you up to speed on what’s at stake in 2015.</i><p><b>58 million</b> …

K-12

Civil Rights

Gain instant access to this beautifully designed Unit on Civil Rights, where kids will learn all about the Rise of Segregation, the Birth of the …

Civil Rights

Harriet Tubman Freed Hundreds of Slaves on the Underground Railroad

Share<p>Nicknamed “Moses,” Harriet Tubman (c. 1820-1913) was a famous “conductor” of the Underground Railroad, the secret network of people who helped …

Fact of the day: Water is our most vital resource, yet access is not a given

<i>This is the fifth in a series of 15 facts over 15 days that we will be sharing with you to get you up to speed on what’s at stake in 2015.</i><p>While the …

The Education Trust

For the past few months, there have been teacher walkouts…<p>2.7 million — that is the approximate number of students…<p>Charisma Ricksy is a third-year …

Teaching in the Age of Minecraft

A popular video game provides a new medium for educators and students to unleash their creativity.<p>Like many 11-year-olds in Texas, Ethan had to build a model of the Alamo as a school project. Often, students make their dioramas out of paper mache or popsicle sticks, but Ethan’s teacher gave him …