Portrait of a school: NYC's Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School, “WHEELS.”
  • Between Worlds

    How can this student fulfill her responsibilities in the two “worlds” she lives in.
  • Rancho Cielo

    For some looking to return to school, Rancho Cielo has opened the gates of opportunity.
  • Countdown

    Join the countdown as Savanna races to finish her work two weeks before graduation day
  • Celestial Dancer

    Mealyann’s dancing “clears her mind,” she says, as she transforms into an "apsara."

About Learners

Close-up stories of the challenges facing high school students across America – Native American, Latino, Asian American, more. How can they and their communities break through the obstacles so the students can succeed and graduate?