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Entries by Youth Radio -- Youth Media International from 04/2013

Singling Out Students With Mental Illness Won't Make Schools Safer

| Posted 04.03.2013 | Impact

Reporting by Chantell Williams Mental health advocates want the link between violence and people who are mentally ill to disappear. After the school s...

Jobstacles: Slam-Dunking as a Career

| Posted 04.05.2013 | Good News

Originally published on Youthradio.org, the premier source for youth generated news throughout the globe. By: Jenny Bolario, Chaz Hubbard and Denis...

"42" Review: Jackie Robinson's Story Hits Home

| Posted 04.05.2013 | Entertainment

By Pendarvis Harshaw You know the story of Jackie Robinson--the first African American Major League ballplayer? He did it for the money. Branch Rickey...

New Laws Aim To Help People Get Jobs After Getting Arrested

| Posted 04.11.2013 | Business

Photo Credit: Brett Myers/Youth Radio By: Ashley Williams Seventeen year-old Andrew is filling out a job application for a Jamba Juice in Oakland, C...

Jobstacles - How I Became A Plumber

| Posted 04.17.2013 | Good News

Sal Algaba took a windy route to becoming a plumber. Photo Credit: Chaz Hubbard/Youth Radio By: Jenny Bolario, Chaz Hubbard and Denise Tejada What...

Labeled And Lost: A Teacher's Reflection

| Posted 04.24.2013 | College

By Wesley Pepper I once spent a week in a special ed classroom as a student. I loved it because I was finally in a class with my best friend (who had ...

How Young People Are Really Using Snapchat

| Posted 04.25.2013 | Technology

Most of the news reports kept saying that Snapchat was all about teens sexting. But none of my friends used it for that. Photo Credit: Ike Sriskanda...

Jobstacles - Ten Year Path To Tesla And a Job Making Electric Cars

| Posted 04.25.2013 | Business

Joel Melero has always been into automobiles, but even he was surprised that his passion for cars led him to a career. Photo Credit: JENNY BOLARIO/...

Placing More Value On Creating Technology Instead of Using It

| Posted 04.30.2013 | Technology

Youth Radio's Christina So thinks schools should teach computer programming. Photo Credit: Brett Myers/Youth Radio By Christina So “I&rsquo...