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If I Were President: Tatyana Ali Wants To Fix Our Schools

posted on 10/13/2011
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In her video, Ali talks more about what needs improvement in our public schools at the k-12 level. With around 77 million children enrolled in schools in the United States, this time of year can bring about a lot of change and anxiety. Because of budget cuts, we’re losing teachers, and with un and underemployment rates still casting a bleak cloud over the economy, many families can’t afford to pick up the slack where the schools have fallen behind.

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Infographic: Understanding the new student loan legislation

Posted on November 30th, 2011 by Alley Pezanoski-Browne 1 Comment

Recently President Obama announced a proposal that would allow students to consolidate their loans and get better interest rates. This infographic explains in more detail what the proposal would include.

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Infographics: Keep your body healthy

Posted on November 29th, 2011 by Alley Pezanoski-Browne 1 Comment

We all unwittingly ingest a lot of toxins and chemicals both in the foods we eat and in the products we put on our skin. These infographics go into detail on the produce and toiletries that are safe to use and those that should be avoided.

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What Are You Going to Be for Halloween – Black?

Posted on October 28th, 2011 by Alley Pezanoski-Browne 4 Comments

Students at Ohio University have launched a campaign to build awareness and create discussion about racially offensive Halloween costumes – “We’re a culture, not a costume”. What do you think? Is it offensive to dress as a racial or ethnic group for Halloween?

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Infographics: Just think about income disparity

Posted on October 27th, 2011 by Alley Pezanoski-Browne

ncome disparity is on a lot of people’s minds right now, especially with Occupy Wall Street demonstrations happening in cities nationwide. Recently the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office released a report that outlines the true disparity – that the top 1% of Americans have seen their wealth grow around 275% since 1979. What do you think about the income disparity in the U.S.?

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Infographic: The Child Obesity Epidemic

Posted on October 12th, 2011 by Alley Pezanoski-Browne

This week is National School Lunch Week (NSLW), when the School Nutrition Association, teachers and educators highlight how healthy school lunches can help kids grow strong. In honor of the week, here’s an infographic that shows how kids’ lifestyle and nutritional habits in school and out affect their health.

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