EqualEd: Flint’s Story

Local partners are working with Flint, Mich., schools to make them hubs of progress – reviving a model of community education in the face of systemic inequity and water that still is not safe to drink.

EqualEd: DJ’s Story

Chicago’s Becoming a Man program uses the principles of cognitive behavior therapy to help young men “think slow” before reacting. One study showed it reduced violent arrests by 50 percent. DJ tells how the program, and his mentor, helped him.