Drop Zone

A youth-led investigation into why young men of color leave school. By PhillyCam, the city’s cable-access station, with the Voice of Philadelphia website and YESPhilly youth training organization.

Project blog:  http://pushout-philly.blogspot.com/
Preview video:  http://vimeo.com/22152083

May 21, 2011: The Philadelphia Sun explores the project in greater depth in this article.

January 2011 update, by George Miller:

YESPhilly is currently interviewing students who will potentially take part in the project. The student participants will receive training, and then they will begin blogging on the Voice of Philadelphia from February until April.