Youth United for Change
As executive director of Youth United for Change for the last 16 years, Andi Perez has seen the student group’s political influence grow.
Nearly 40 students from Youth United for Change will attend the “Freedom 50” conference, honoring the civil rights workers who signed up African-American voters in 1964, including the three who were murdered by the Ku Klux Klan.
By Dan Wing PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A group of students made a call for full and fair funding for Philadelphia schools by staging a demonstration at the school district headquarters Monday evening. The students were […]
“Corbett’s budget hurt education around the state, not just Philadelphia. And we need to come up with a unified strategy with other districts around the state and restore the funding formula from 2008.”
Young people who have dropped out of Philadelphia schools say what’s really happening is, they’re being pushed out.