Zhoriél Tapo

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Zhoriél Tapo lives in Louisiana and was born in 2008.

  • Zhoriél enjoys acting, playing volleyball and the violin, and singing in a children’s choir.
  • She wants to be a dermatologist.
  • Her favorite book is The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas.

“No matter your age, you can make a difference.”

Zhoriél Tapo

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Greg Tarzan Davis Is an Actor on a Mission

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August 18th, 2023

The teacher turned actor talks about his efforts to help young people follow their dreams, while following his own. 

A Civil Rights Hero Reflects on Her Role

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February 2nd, 2023

Our Kid Reporter talks with Carlotta Walls LaNier about school desegregation and the Little Rock Nine. 

Inside Checkered Flag

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November 30th, 2022

Twice a year, Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida hosts combat training for pilots and other military personnel. 

Making Food the Vegan Way

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November 10th, 2022

Social media personality Tabitha Brown talks about switching to a plant-based diet and how her favorite meals can be made with vegan ingredients. 

“It’s Just Hair”

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November 2nd, 2022

With her new book, author Chantell Zenon hopes to inspire girls to be proud of their hair. 


Tracing a Family’s Roots

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July 27th, 2022

Our Kid Reporter learns about genealogy and the origins of her own family. 

Boosting Mental Health

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May 20th, 2022

The Yale Child Study Center talks abouthow young people can manage feelings of anxiety and depression brought on by the pandemic.  


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Touring Our Great National Parks

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April 3rd, 2022

A new Netflix series narrated by former President Barack Obama spotlights some of the world’s most treasured parks and wilderness. 

A Champion Spells Victory

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February 27th, 2022

Zalia Avant-garde, the 2021 Scripps National Spelling Bee winner, works hard to inspire others. 

Black Angels Over Tuskegee

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January 18th, 2022

A stage play about the Tuskegee Airmen explores the elite fighting force’s heroic role during World War II.