You lose the factory job you've had since high school due to cut-backs. When the unemployment runs out, the only jobs around for high school graduates are fast food joints and entry-level work – a huge pay cut
A high school French teacher in Ohio has sued her district, contending that her reassignment to a school that has elementary students constituted disability discrimination because she has a phobic fear of young children.
The video of high school soccer player Nico Calabria’s first varsity goal has over one million hits on YouTube. What makes it so appealing is he only has one leg. Jim Axelrod reports that despite the disability, Calabria just wants to be seen as an equal.
When I first crossed the doorstep of an American high school as a 17-year-old new immigrant from Russia, my jaw dropped – kids in wheelchairs were playing tag in the wide hall, a cute teen-age couple was communicating …