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School Superintendent is Using His First Ever $10,000 Bonus to Pay For Students’ College Applications

Instead of pocketing a $10,000 employee bonus, this compassionate school superintendent is using it to invest in the future of his students.

US School Teaches Refugee Kids in Universal Language of Soccer—And Sees 100% College Acceptance Rate

This non-traditional school in Georgia teaches refugee kids to read and write using a curriculum that is all about soccer—and it has been hugely successful.

California is Protecting Youngsters From Air Pollution By Deploying Hundreds of Electric School Buses

About 90% of the new all-electric school buses will be deployed for operation in California's most disadvantaged communities.

High Schoolers Give ‘Amazing’ Silent Ovation for Classmate With Sensory Issues Receiving His Diploma

Carmel High School held a graduation ceremony and asked the crowd to stay quiet so an autistic student who'd been a classmate for 8 years could participate.

Pharrell Williams Guarantees ‘A-List Internships’ to 114 Harlem High School Grads Headed to College

The famed musician announced that he would have internships lined up for every single one of the Harlem high school students headed to college this year.

Las Vegas is Now Allowing Drivers to Pay Off Parking Tickets By Donating School Supplies

Rather than charge money for parking tickets and driving infractions, the city of Las Vegas is now accepting donations of new, unused school supplies.

Indian School Educates Students Who Pay Tuition With Plastic Waste Instead of Money (GNN Podcast)

Rather than requiring families to pay for kids’ education, this clever little school asked students to collect plastic waste from around their communities.

Teacher’s Hilarious Story of How He Saved His Job By Joking About the Principal in School Talent Show

In this hilarious live performance, a high school English teacher describes how he saved his job by making a joke about fighting the principal.

Chobani Donates $85,000 to Pay Off Student Lunch Debt of Yet Another Thankful School District

When Chobani discovered that there was a mountain of school lunch debt that had accumulated in their own backyard, they donated thousands to pay it off.

Teacher Brings Clippers to School So He Can Offer Free Haircuts to Fifth Graders Before ‘Graduation’

This fifth grade teacher had an inkling that some of his students would want to clean up their hair before attending the school's “Moving On Ceremony”.

Non-Verbal High School Student Makes History By Giving Stunning Graduation Speech With Voice Tech

A non-verbal high school student delivered an awe-inspiring commencement speech earlier this week using speech software he programmed in class.

School Gives Students Credit for Physical Education Class When They Do Yard Work for Seniors and the Disabled

Not only has the yard work been beneficial to the homeowners who can't mow their own lawns – it has also had a tremendous impact on the students as well.

An Entire School Started Learning Sign Language to Welcome Their First Ever Deaf Student

The students at this elementary school in Maine have begun learning sign language in order to welcome 6-year-old Morie Belanger to their ranks.

Inspired By High School Book, Scientists Create Rose-Shaped Water Purifier That Only Costs 2 Cents to Make

Scientists have created a cheap, portable water purifier that is modeled after the shape of a rose thanks to some poetic inspiration from Alexandre Dumas.

Barbershop Rallied to Pay It Forward By Helping to Pay Off Debts of High Schoolers So They Could Graduate

After a billionaire commencement speaker announced that he would be paying off the student debt of an entire class of college graduates, this barbershop...

When Classmate Was Preparing for Heart Surgery, His Entire School Showed Up to Cheer Him On

Before this 9-year-old boy was set to undergo a heart transplant, his entire school took to the streets in order to encourage him before the operation.

This Clever Little School Has Been Requiring Students to Pay for Tuition With Plastic Waste Instead of Money

Rather than requiring families to pay for kids’ education, this clever little school asked students to collect plastic waste from around their communities.

Despite Being Homeless, High School Valedictorian Graduates With Over $3 Million in College Scholarships

This 17-year-old high school student managed to graduate with over $3 million in college scholarships – and he did it all while dealing with homelessness.

After Resolving to Make a Change, High School Student Lost 115 Pounds By Walking to School Every Day

The high school senior now hopes that his story of transformation will inspire others to take similar action in their own lives.

With School District Struggling Against $77,000 in Student Lunch Debt, Chobani CEO Offers to Lend a Hand

Chobani is not just responsible for making delicious yogurt – they're also stepping forward to ensure that Rhode Island students are properly fed.