PTA To Focus on Gay Students' Needs

PHOTO by Mktp The first LGBT (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender) Parent Teacher Student Association in the nation was approved at the Portledge School in Long Island, NY. Together with gay and lesbian student groups in the local school districts, the LGBT PTSA will...

Nothing: a poem

By LAILA SWINGLE, age 10, Northeast Elementary School, Ithaca, NY IMAGE: Flickr/Chesi-Fotos CC NOTHING Today someone will be hit, not with a clenched hand, but with words. Tears will be running, walking, sliding. Today someone will be hated, thrown in the back of...