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The Philadelphia Citizen
13 November 2018
Every teacher lost costs almost $9,000 for a U.S. urban school district, according to a report out of the National Commission on Teaching and America’s Future. To help deter “brain exodus,” the UK is piloting a teache...
9 October 2018
Clinton, Iowa, United States
The town of Clinton, Iowa was struggling both economically and with student retention until a partnership with an American businessman and a Chinese company brought 72 Chinese students to fill empty seats in the publi...
Cut Bank Pioneer Press
10 January 2018
Cut Bank, Montana, United States
In Montana, schools and hospitals are in desperate need of teachers and nurses as brain drain leads young people to leave the state. In response, the state is working with Guardian Healthcare Providers to employ forei...
27 August 2016
Over 15 Minutes
Sectarian conflict in Bahrain has torn friends and families apart, splitting the country into Sunni versus Shi’a. To soften the divisions, Bahrain Foundation for Reconciliation and Civil Discourse has hosted at least ...
7 July 2016
Kodanna, Uttar Pradesh, India
Under 800 Words
A special accelerated education program named Udaan in India offers a chance for girls aged 11-14 from rural areas to quickly complete their primary schooling. The highly interactive and engaging curriculum teaches gi...
8 June 2016
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Should police be law enforcers or social responders? Some leaders say "guardian" duty is at least important as purely law enforcement tasks, sometimes known as "warrior" work. That idea is rooted in centuries-old prin...
15 March 2016
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
A program in Baltimore bring youths together with volunteer second “families” to help guide them through turbulent times.
14 March 2016
Havana, La Habana, Cuba
Over 3000 Words
Nearly a hundred Americans are studying medicine at Cuba’s Latin American School of Medicine (ELAM), where they are taught preventive medicine to treat the underserved.
The New York Times
27 October 2015
Flint, Michigan, United States
International students and the city of Flint, Michigan, have an imperfect but beneficial relationship. The city is a cheap and accommodating place for students to get their foot in the U.S., and the students bring the...
Jessica Carew Kraft
22 April 2015
Advocates are on a quest to improve the quality of life in Haiti through legal education.
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