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 pediatrician.
  • Her favorite book is Becoming by Michelle Obama.

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

Zhoriél Tapo

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Tracing a Family’s Roots

Zhoriél Tapo

July 27th, 2022

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

Boosting Mental Health

Zhoriél Tapo

May 20th, 2022

Our Kid Reporter asks the head of the Yale Child Study Center how young people can manage feelings of anxiety and depression brought on by the pandemic.  


Touring Our Great National Parks

Zhoriél Tapo

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

Zhoriél Tapo

February 27th, 2022

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

Black Angels Over Tuskegee

Zhoriél Tapo

January 18th, 2022

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

In the Kitchen With Chef Emeril

Zhoriél Tapo

December 15th, 2021

The renowned chef describes his love of cooking and some of his favorite childhood dishes. 

A Read-Aloud With J.K. Rowling

Zhoriél Tapo

December 7th, 2021

A virtual event featuring the best-selling author’s latest book, The Christmas Pig, airs on December 8. 

“The Kids Tonight Show” Debuts

Zhoriél Tapo

October 14th, 2021

Our Kid Reporter talks with the young co-hosts of a new show from NBCUniversal. 

Portraits of Power

Zhoriél Tapo

September 2nd, 2021

Our Kid Reporter talks with Tyler Gordon, a 15-year-old artist from California whose new book showcases the portraits he created of people who inspire him. 

Heading Back to School in Louisiana

Zhoriél Tapo

August 18th, 2021

With fewer than 40% of the state’s residents vaccinated, students return to their classroom uneasily.