Our work and students in the news

From coverage in local and state media outlets to interviews with students, YLSC's footprint is growing by the day. Take a look at what's happening behind the scenes, on camera, and in print. 

WATCH: The YLSC Experience

Click the image below to watch one of our recap videos and get the YLSC experience.

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READ: SPECTRUM LOCAL NEWS

"Critical race theory ban may affect history curriculum in Texas"

May 20, 2021

“Instead of allocating more money to schools this is the thing they continue to focus on, in the middle of a pandemic when resources have been lost — when there is learning loss that’s taken place. Where are the priorities?”

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READ: ROLLING STONE

Black Pumas, Leon Bridges Contribute to Charity Compilation ‘Truth to Power’

May 21, 2021

Triple-LP vinyl set will arrive on Record Store Day and benefit four Texas-based organizations. Learn more here.

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WATCH: 2020 Summit recap

Hosted virtually due to COVID-19, the 7th Annual Racial Justice and Equity Teen Summit featured panels, speakers, and more. Click the image below to watch our recap.

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READ: DALLAS MORNING NEWS

"How ‘critical race theory’ came to dominate education debates in Texas"

May 22, 2021

"Students want to talk about systemic racism and how it presents itself in their lives... and teachers want to help."

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