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High School Students Show Strong Support for First Amendment

Larry Magid | Posted 09.24.2014 | Technology
Larry Magid

If people grow up believing in something, they're more likely to continue to hold those beliefs as they get older. So, I'm especially pleased that high school students are even more supportive of free speech than adults, according to a new survey from the Knight Foundation.

Anniversary of School Censorship Case an Opportunity to Change

Adam Goldstein | Posted 01.10.2013 | Education
Adam Goldstein

This Saturday marks the 25th anniversary of one of the dumbest things the Supreme Court has ever done to damage the educational process: the decision in Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier.

Students: Know Your Rights! Download Our New Free Speech Guide

Will Creeley | Posted 09.18.2012 | College
Will Creeley

I always receive a lot of great questions from student audiences: What are the limits to free speech? What should I do if I've been punished for saying or publishing something that other people didn't like? Can I get in trouble for Facebook or Twitter posts?