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Making a difference with student activism

Making a difference with student activism

From protests for civil rights in the 1960s to a 2018 national school walkout to oppose gun violence, numerous youth-led protests and demonstrations have shown that students are an integral part of making a difference in their community. Although teens participating...

Opinion: Break the chains of modern slavery

Opinion: Break the chains of modern slavery

Human trafficking steals the freedom of approximately 27 million people across the globe annually and is the second largest underground economy in San Diego according to the San Diego District Attorney’s Office. It makes me sick to my stomach every time I think about...

March for Our Lives leaders pave the way for change

March for Our Lives leaders pave the way for change

Rachel Iribe remembers a young girl staring at her intently during the March for Our Lives rally in Los Angeles on March 20. The child sat atop her father’s shoulders, her head bobbing as the crowds moved through Downtown L.A. The girl’s eyes did not stray while Iribe...

New Story Series: Change Starts with Us

New Story Series: Change Starts with Us

Where do you see a need for change? High School Insider presents our new story series “Change Starts with Us.” We are calling on you to tell us about a critical issue and either feature someone that is making change to address it or offer your opinion and ideas for...