100 episodes

Featuring original writing, music, theater, journalism and reflections from Pittsburgh-area youth

Youth Express SLB Radio Productions, Inc.

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Featuring original writing, music, theater, journalism and reflections from Pittsburgh-area youth

    Thoughts on Social Emotional Learning and Original Writing

    Thoughts on Social Emotional Learning and Original Writing

    Teens from throughout Pennsylvania talk about the importance of social emotional learning and Grace Fritsch, a junior at North Allegheny Senior High, Natalie Cohen, a senior at Commonwealth Charter Academy, and Leo Rickard, a freshman at Shady Side Academy read original stories.

    Background Music:"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

    • 10 min
    Reflections on MLK's "I Have a Dream" Speech

    Reflections on MLK's "I Have a Dream" Speech

    Morgan McCray, Olivia Hill, Felicity Rovano, and Sienna Stern, all 8th grade students at Sacred Heart Middle School, reflect on Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech.

    Background Music:"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

    • 26 min
    Re-release: Holiday Traditions

    Re-release: Holiday Traditions

    Clairton Elementary and Middle School students talk about their favorite aspects of Christmas, Madison Dalton and Liza Wilson from Oakland Catholic with their celebration of Kwanzaa, and Christmas stories with Montour High School students.

    Background Music:"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    • 7 min
    Re-release: Education reform, an original song, and discussion of youth involved in politics

    Re-release: Education reform, an original song, and discussion of youth involved in politics

    Students in the Emerging Leaders program talk about changes to public education that they would like to see, The Electric Army performs an original called Zesty, and students at Pittsburgh Obama discuss ways that teens can get involved in politics before being old enough to vote.

    Background Music:"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

    • 25 min
    Spotlight on Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh and original music

    Spotlight on Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh and original music

    Grace Boyer, a junior at The Ellis School with a documentary on Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh produced as a prototype for an upcoming series called RADcast, Hallie Sufrin with her original song entitled, Rain, and SonnyThaKid with his original song entitled Black America ft. Neve.

    Background Music:"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

    • 15 min
    Staying active during the pandemic and tips for visiting Kennywood Park

    Staying active during the pandemic and tips for visiting Kennywood Park

    Vega and Kennady, both 8th graders at Carlow Campus School and David E. Williams Middle School respectively, talk about ways to stay active during the pandemic, and Matthew, an 8th grader at Woodland Hills Intermediate School with tips and tricks for your next visit to Kennywood Park.

    Background Music:"Maccary Bay" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

    • 8 min

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