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Sex In Schools | GA Playlist | Carl Lindberg | The Breakroom

Earlier this year, Atlanta news outlet CBS46 took a look at a single school year – 2013-2014 – and found 3,000 cases of sexual misconduct at metro Atlanta schools. The definition of “sexual...

May 22, 2015

The Cherry Tree Listening Project 5/28/14: Three teenagers say their experience at Cherry Tree Crossing was great with few exceptions.

Wednesday 5/28/14…Herman, Corey and Ashley are teenagers. They grew up in Cherry Tree Crossing with their mom, dad, and three younger siblings. Their memories of their childhood are idyllic, but for...

May 28, 2014

The Central Park Five Explores False Convictions in Controversial 1989 Case

Emmy-winning filmmaker Ken Burns’ riveting new project “The Central Park Five” shares the story of five teenagers who were falsely accused of sexually assaulting a woman in New York City’s Central...

April 12, 2013

Too Cool for School: Georgia's High School Dropouts

High school dropouts in the 1950s were able to support themselves and their families, but that is not true today. Technological changes have made jobs more complex and low skill jobs have almost...

September 16, 2008

Coming of Age in the 1950s

Today’s teen is twice as likely to get a job as a teenager in the 1950s. Back then young people were primarily concerned with school, sports, and having fun. Sprayberry High School Principal...

September 16, 2008

Boot Camp Justice for Juvenile Offenders

After the crime rate for those under the age of 17 doubled in a five year period, Camp Stop, a military-style boot camp, was opened. This program aims to deal with juvenile offenders and steer them...

September 16, 2008