September 21, 2011
A celebration in Chicago Wednesday night marked the 20th anniversary of one of the best programs for teens in the country – After School Matters. Read… More ›
By: Evan F. Moore
There are only a handful of programs that encourage people of color to get into journalism when they’re school-aged kids. Here are some that do it right: Truestar Media and Westside Writing Project. City Bureau, After School Matters, which does programming in the Chicago Public Schools, has a journalism component, along with Free Spirit Media. Outside of those, it’s slim pickings.