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Beyond the Classroom

Close to one quarter of American high school students drop out before graduation. In Oakland, California, the dropout rate is… Read more.

Posted on Friday, April 6th, 2012.


Ladies in tennis shoes

The phrase “last will and testament” evoke a lot of different feelings. Beyond the finality of death, there’s the desire… Read more.

Posted on Thursday, April 5th, 2012.


Detroit Babas Show Love

Detroit, Michigan: AKA Motown, Motor City, Hockeytown, Detroit Rock City. It’s industrious. It’s got grit. And it’s got soul. It’s… Read more.

Posted on Tuesday, March 27th, 2012.

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Florida Libraries with Stories

Micanopy, Florida is a small town in Alachua County, just outside Gainesville, and is known for being the home of… Read more.

Posted on Monday, March 19th, 2012.


Letters to My Grandchildren: Atlanta Senior Citizens Oral History Project

To wrap up Black History Month, Monica Foderingham, Outreach Services Librarian for Atlanta-Fulton Public Library, created the Letters To My… Read more.

Posted on Monday, March 5th, 2012.


Confidence gets you to the 73rd draft

StoryCorps Door-to-Door gathered interviews for the National Teachers Initiative in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Between encounters with green chili for breakfast,… Read more.

Posted on Friday, March 2nd, 2012.


Erie Art Museum: “Be moved.”

Storycorps Door-to-Door had the pleasure of visiting the Erie Art Museum, one of the 2011 Institute of Museum and Library… Read more.

Posted on Thursday, March 1st, 2012.


Care Packaged beyond Graduation

StoryCorps Door-to-Door recently visited North Lawndale College Preparatory Charter High School on Chicago’s West Side, where, unlike at other local… Read more.

Posted on Friday, February 24th, 2012.

Storytellers: Doing what they do

Before there was the written word, there were oral storytellers, and StoryCorps Atlanta had the pleasure of recording conversations at… Read more.

Posted on Thursday, February 23rd, 2012.

Tierra S. Jackson and John Horan

The Meaning of Success

Facilitator John White and I visited North Lawndale College Preparatory Charter High School‘s Collins campus in Chicago, Illinois, to collect… Read more.

Posted on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012.

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