World Youth News welcomes reporters for MDG Reporting Labs

March, 25 2011

Students from Karsiyaka Anadolu Lisesi in Turkey, Northwest Normal University High School in China, Springboard School System in Pakistan, St. Mark's School in India, and the Peapod Academy in the U.S. have successfully completed the WYN reporter certification course. They will now begin reporting on the state of the UN Millennium Development Goals in their communities. Mentors from PBS NewsHour Extra and Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism Graduate will act as their mentors.

iEARN-USA, PBS NewsHour Extra and UNICEF are partnering on this project to support students to report on the MDGs for World Youth News. Visit

Check out a feature of Peapod Academy participants on the Adobe blog article, AYV Peapod Students Become Certified Reporters!