Student Health & School Safety
Get practical tips, reporting advice and in-depth background information from a wide variety of multimedia examining this topic.
In honor of Student Press Freedom Day, EWA Radio features student journalist Riya Vyas, who exposed allegations of teacher misconduct when she was a high school junior. Plus, the Student Press Law Center’s senior legal counsel offers insight about the importance of student journalism. (EWA Radio 338)
Apoorva Mandavilli, health reporter for The New York Times, shares insights into how air quality impacts school closures and student learning amid COVID-19 pandemic (EWA Radio Episode 329)
Kalyn Belsha, senior national reporter for Chalkbeat, shares what to watch for on the K-12 beat in the new academic year. (EWA Radio Episode 328)
Scott Jaschik advises reporters about the top issues in higher education they should be watching during the new school year. (EWA Radio Episode 326)
No matter what beat Mike Hixenbaugh covers, he approaches reporting with one thing in mind: Showing how individuals are affected, especially students and teachers amid ongoing political fights. (EWA Radio Episode 325)
ProPublica, Chicago Tribune investigation into police ticketing students at school brings calls for end to the practice, new legislation on school discipline policies. (EWA Radio Episode 324)