Top Headlines: Archives 2014 & Earlier

Top Headlines 5/18


In Florida, the education secretary is questioning the state’s textbook plans, which only replace textbooks every six years, reports.

In New York, teachers with two consecutive years of low ratings from the classroom will be fired, the New York Post reports.

Oregon now has some of the nation’s toughest restrictions on Native American mascots, nicknames and logos after a decision from the Board of Education, The Washington Post reports.

Juvenile Justice

New rules protect youth in adult jails, reports.

In Louisiana, advocates for young people called on Governor Bobby Jindal to stop “backsliding” on his commitment to reform the state’s notorious juvenile justice system, The Lens reports.


Youth Today is the only independent, internationally distributed digital media publication that is read by thousands of professionals in the youth service field.

Youth Today adheres to high-quality journalistic standards, providing readers with professional news coverage dedicated to examining a wide spectrum of complex issues in the youth services industry from legislation to community-based youth work.


Our organization retains full authority over editorial content to protect the best journalistic and business interests of our organization. We maintain a firewall between news coverage decisions and sources of all revenue.


We are committed to transparency in every aspect of funding our organization. Donors may be quoted, mentioned or featured in our stories. Our news judgments are made independently – not based on or influenced by donors. Accepting financial support does not mean we endorse donors or their products, services or opinions…(read more)

Recent Comments




Kennesaw State University Mountain Logo & Ceneter for Sustainable Journalism Logo
LOGO Institute for Nonprofit News 3 turquoise boxes stacked in "J" shape

Copyright © 2018 Youth Today and MVP Themes --- Published by Center for Sustainable Journalism,
Kennesaw State University, 1200 Chastain Blvd. Suite 310, Kennesaw GA 30144

To Top