Grace Lee

Grace Lee

Grace Lee is the Editor-in-Chief of her high school paper and a Student Advisory Board member at High School Insider. As a journalist, she loves to uplift youth voices through feature articles. Her latest column, Teens Now, highlights teens who have created change in their communities through various approaches. Through this column, she hopes to uplift the voices of youth and encourage more teen changemakers to make a difference in their community. Reach out at gracelee1502@gmail.com!
Message to my next president: Focus on teacher funding

Message to my next president: Focus on teacher funding

Dear future president, With all that is happening in the world, I hope there will be an emphasis on improving teacher funding. Currently, there are 3.2 million public school teachers in the United States. Yet, teachers' pays are so low, that thousands of teachers work...

How Buena Park High School is responding to school closures

How Buena Park High School is responding to school closures

On July 17, Governor Gavin Newsom announced that schools could reopen for in-person instruction if the county they are located in has been off the California watch list for more than 14 days. Located in Orange County, the Fullerton Joint Union High School District had...

Domestic Violence truths revealed by survivors

Domestic Violence truths revealed by survivors

Domestic violence sits on the list as one of the experiences that most, if not all, people believe no one should go through. It leaves traumatizing memories for both victims and witnesses. Additionally, it can happen to anyone at any given moment. Nancy, a fellow...

Opinion: The Black Lives Matter movement unites the world

Opinion: The Black Lives Matter movement unites the world

The death of George Floyd has sparked outrage against institutional racism and police brutality. It has also led to the emergence of the Black Lives Matter movement — a movement that emphasizes the importance of Black lives. These themes can often be seen written on...

Four changes in the United States as a result of protests

Four changes in the United States as a result of protests

Protests for the Black Lives Matter movement and police brutality have been taking place all around the nation. After 10 days of protests, significant changes have been brought to America. 1. All four police officers have been charged in the George Floyd case. ...