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Making a Difference One Class at a Time

Making a Difference One Class at a Time

We can agree that society, the workplace, and technology has changed significantly over the past few decades, yet the majority of classrooms in North America have not realized these same significant changes. One school, on the far South Side of Chicago, is doing something extraordinary. The Community Youth Development Institute (CYDI) High School, is preparing […]

Amazon Narrows List of Cities to 20 for Second Headquarters

Amazon Narrows List of Cities to 20 for Second Headquarters

Amazon announced the narrowed list of cities being considered for the location of its second headquarters. The following is the list of 20 cities that made the cut: • Atlanta • Austin • Boston • Chicago • Columbus • Dallas • Denver • Indianapolis • Los Angeles • Miami • Montgomery County • Nashville • […]

Splitting California in 2?

Splitting California in 2?

A new effort to divide California into multiple states is underway. “New California” would be split into coastal cities and rural areas, because it is the most populated state. Founders Robert Preston and Tom Reed read their own Declaration of Independence on Jan. 16, 2018, according to KOVR-TV. They hosted a small ceremony in Marysville, […]

4 Chicago Shootings Over Weekend

4 Chicago Shootings Over Weekend

In Chicago, 17 people were shot, and one man was found dead over the weekend. The dead man was found unresponsive outside, on Jan. 14, 2018, in the West Pullman neighborhood. The man had wounds on his head, arms, and legs, according to police. Seventeen people were shot between Friday, Jan. 12, and Monday morning […]

Bullying Can Be Prevented [Video]

Bullying Can Be Prevented [Video]

October was bullying prevention awareness month. Everyone from kids to adults took a stand for change. On Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, parents of teens at York High School, in Maine, organized a peaceful protest claiming the administrative staff had not done enough to stop the bullying of a gay student. Students stood alongside their parents on the side […]

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