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Bus Passes For Youth In Albuquerque

Bus Passes For Youth In Albuquerque

July 6, 2018 – When you’re too young to drive or don’t own a car, getting around town is challenging. Together for Brothers, an organization led by young men of color, recently conducted an assessment on the potential impact of bus passes on the health of young people in Albuquerque.

Producer Sarah Gustavus sat down with three members of the organization to learn more about the needs they identified and the importance of transportation in the overall health of families and the community.

My Voice: The Student Perspective

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June 21, 2018 - Lawmakers and community leaders across New Mexico have debated for decades about how to improve educational outcomes in our state. But how often do adults bring in students to talk about what they see and how they would change the education system?

New Mexico PBS teamed up with KUNM and Generation Justice to conduct listening sessions (link to doc on "listening sessions") with students about their experiences in education and the ideas they would like to see explored to improve experiences in the classroom.

In August 2017, Generation Justice led listening sessions with students from schools across Albuquerque at the YES conference in Albuquerque.

Here’s a summary of what we found: My Voice

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