Local Nonprofit Helps Young Readers Go for the Gold

While athletes from around the world compete in the 2016 Summer Olympics, preparations for a much different Olympics are taking place in Philadelphia. Philadelphia...

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By his own description, Neil Geyette was raised around badass educators, led by his mother. A public school teacher, Rhonda Geyette raised her son by...

Time for a Game Changer: Playgrounds Fight to Stay Relevant to...

Stroll through your local playground on a summer day and take note of what’s missing: swings, seesaws, jungle gyms, and, all too often, children. Whether...

Leading the Fight Against the Sexploitation and Sexualization of Girls

The Power of One: Melinda Tankard Reist “Sex sells,” as the old advertising saw goes. But according to Australian writer and activist Melinda Tankard Reist,...

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale Runs the Numbers on Child Welfare

During a seemingly routine audit, Auditor General Eugene A. DePasquale found troubling numbers for ChildLine, Pennsylvania’s 24-hour child-abuse hotline. All reports of child abuse...

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