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‘Dear future self’: Read our high school essay contest winners

We asked teens to imagine it’s 2030 and write letters to their future selves

Meet the 17-year-old climate activist who skipped school to hunger strike at the Capitol

Sophia Kianni was by far the youngest, and one of the only women, at the protest in Nancy Pelosi’s office

She spoke up about rape at her school — then got suspended for ‘bullying’

If 15-year-old Aela Mansmann does it again, she could be expelled, the principal said

We’re Asian American and go to Harvard. Here’s how our relationship to race changed after coming to campus.

Four Harvard students write about affinity groups, K-pop and an ‘Asian awakening’

I revisited a history textbook from high school. It made me realize how limited our educations can be.

It’s impossible to tell a complete story

A 6-year-old girl threw a tantrum in class. Then she was arrested.

In recent years, criminal justice advocates have raised concerns that in-school officers often criminalize common student misbehavior

‘You can only eat ramen so many times’: Peer into the lives of 8 college students

The Lily asked young women in America and abroad: What’s college like these days?

D.C. school dress codes unfairly target black girls, students say. Now they’re speaking up.

Some girls are organizing walkouts, lunchtime protests and meetings with administrators to call out dress codes they see as unfair

I’m recommitting to the way I talk about rape culture in the classroom. Here’s why.

No matter how much I alter my curriculum, I cannot undo years of patriarchal pressures, but I can try to loosen the grip

A student wore a tuxedo for her senior portrait — and was left out of the yearbook

Alabama student Holley Gerelds’s case is just the latest in the debate about censoring portraits over dress codes