About the Reporting Labs
PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs are classrooms, after-school programs and clubs around the country producing original, inspiring reports about how national and global issues affect local communities.
What happens when big-name manufacturers pack up and leave small towns? Searcy High School students investigate.
Youth reporters from Richwood High School in West Virginia investigate why young, healthy athletes are experiencing traumatic sports injuries while playing basketball.
Wisconsin teens explore how locals are plugging into solar energy.
Students in South Carolina explore how globilization changed their small mill town.
Students in South Carolina investigate how doctors, coaches, therapists and youth athletes are reacting to new concussion rules.
Teens in Montana investigate how a local player's death inspired the signing of a bipartisan bill to help prevent future concussions.
Youth reporters at Windsor High School in California explore how young athletes and their parents are dealing with the risks related to youth football.
High school journalists at Paseo Academy take a look at how concussion clinics in their community are providing young athletes with the skills needed to avoid concussions.
Students in Wisconsin explore the ImPact test and how some youth athletes have cheated the concussion exam.