Talk to Teachers: One Teen’s View on College Costs

This letter was written by Jade Herbert, an eleventh grader who plans to attend college and then medical school. She is concurrently enrolled in a community college biology class, and previously interned at a hospital and a health clinic. She means business. She has sent this letter to several local newspapers.  Dear Society, Let’s begin … More Talk to Teachers: One Teen’s View on College Costs

Talk to Teachers: The Public Education System Is Flawed

This piece is written by an eleventh grade student, IR, who has started a streetwear line, VIBE$, and who is concurrently enrolled in community college classes in the history of apparel and fashion. He will be sending this piece to our superintendent and to the members of the Oakland school board.  The public education system is … More Talk to Teachers: The Public Education System Is Flawed