Youth Free Expression Network

Youth Voices Uncensored – March 27th

By |2019-03-20T13:29:22-04:00March 11th, 2010|Blog|

Join us at the New York Film Academy for our second Youth Voices Uncensored event on March 27th from 1-4pm for an afternoon of youth films, fun prizes, and great performances! Meet the winners of the 6th Annual YFEN film contest and make connections while exploring the power of youth-media. It's FREE and open to the public! Who: National Coalition [...]

Students Speak Out on Teacher Layoffs

By |2019-03-14T17:45:24-04:00May 29th, 2009|Blog|

It’s not every day that students’ voices are heard concerning school policy. Indeed, most major decisions in public education are made with little or no student input. But with teacher layoffs pending in school districts across the nation,  hundreds students in Los Angeles sought to change that dynamic last Friday, staging a walkout to protest plans to fire more than [...]