KID REPORTERS’ NOTEBOOK

“No Justice, No Peace” in Louisville

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

June 5th, 2020

Protesters in Louisville, Kentucky, demand accountability for the fatal police shooting of Breonna Taylor and other Black Americans.

“Finding Sally”—A Filmmaker Tells Her Aunt’s Story

Nikita A. Mohile

June 4th, 2020

In a new documentary, Tamara Dawait pieces together the story of her aunt, who mysteriously disappeared in Ethiopia in the 1970s. 

Peaceful Protests in a Georgia Town

Bryce Jones

June 1st, 2020

In Woodstock, Georgia, people of all ages gathered to protest the police killing of George Floyd and racial injustice. 

Traveling Back to Van Gogh’s World

Brian Kan King Lun

June 1st, 2020

A themed restaurant and shop in Hong Kong immerse visitors in the life and art of the 19th-century Dutch painter.

TikTokking With Jami Kinton

Nolan Pastore

May 28th, 2020

During the pandemic, an Ohio actress and model has gone viral with her hilarious skits on social media.

Community Volunteers Help Medical Workers

Siroos Pasdar

May 26th, 2020

Amid the PPE shortage, neighbors in a New York City suburb pitched in to create fabric masks for local doctors and nurses. 

Saving Lives With 3D Printing

Annika Petras

May 21st, 2020

Students at Diamond Bar High School in California are using 3D printers to make reusable face shields for healthcare workers. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in Washington

Zoe Adele Mirch...

May 19th, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares her experiences during the coronavirus pandemic

“My Father Is a Firefighter”

Tony J. Smith II

May 18th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter in North Carolina talks with his dad, who was in quarantine due to exposure to COVID-19. 

Power Girls

Gavin Naar

May 14th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter profiles a nonprofit organization in Harlem that offers educational enrichment and positive representation for Black teens. 

A Kid Reporter Talks With Frontline Workers

Alula Alderson

May 12th, 2020

What is it like for doctors and nurses to care for patients who have COVID-19? What should kids know about the virus? Our Kid Reporter finds out. 

An Online Learning Community Keeps Kids Connected

Marigold Grace Mioc

May 11th, 2020

A new online platform is designed to help kids around the world share their experiences and feel less alone during the pandemic. 

Tough Times for Food Pantries

Bobby Liberatos

May 7th, 2020

Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, the number of Americans going hungry has risen sharply. Food banks and food pantries are struggling to help them. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in Georgia

Bryce Jones

May 4th, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares his experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in Singapore

Lai Qi Xuan

May 3rd, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares her experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in Antigua and Barbuda

Marley I. Alburez

May 2nd, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares her experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in New Zealand

Hinekerangi Waaka

April 29th, 2020

A Kid Reporter writes about her experiences during the pandemic. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in New York

Konrad Paul Schwarz

April 27th, 2020

A Kid Reporter writes about his experiences during the pandemic. 

An Environmental Journalist Discusses Climate Change

Nikita A. Mohile

April 21st, 2020

To mark the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, our Kid Reporter in Canada talks with an award-winning environmental journalist in Ontario. 

The Power of Writing Letters

Zhorie'l Tapo

April 21st, 2020

During the coronavirus pandemic, letter-writing has been a lifeline for many people. Our Kid Reporter explores the creative ways kids are preserving the tradition. 

Otter-ly Amazing!

Lai Qi Xuan

April 20th, 2020

In honor of Earth Day, we spotlight an effort in Singapore that has allowed wild otters to make a comeback. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in South Korea

John Woo

April 17th, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares his experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in New Jersey

Liset Zacker

April 16th, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares her experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Caring for Tilly and Tamale During the Pandemic

Lucia Dong

April 14th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter in Hawaii has been training a new rescue dog and seeking a forever home for her foster cat. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in California

Johnny Chen

April 13th, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares his experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

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