- report upon issues of local and global significance such as poverty, the environment, human rights, and politics, and
- highlight actions and solutions that address such issues.
Contributors bring their unique voices to the discussion, representing their regions and their cultural histories in an effort to make a positive impact on their communities and the world.
While adult mentors provide guidance and editorial expertise, students are encouraged to take ownership of the site by setting priorities and directing editorial content. To enhance digital storytelling, contributors are encouraged to use the full range of online and multimedia tools, including video, podcasting, photography, and graphic design.
Membership is open to secondary-aged students worldwide who agree to the Terms and Conditions. Join now!
NewsAction is hosted by the Washington International School (WIS) and is maintained by WIS in partnership with regional bureau schools
Africa American International School of Johannesburg
Asia and the Pacific Jakarta International School
Central and South Asia American School in Bombay
Europe American School of Paris
Middle East American School of Doha
South America Colegio Franklin Delano Roosevelt in Lima
This video was created by student filmmaker, Sophia Pink.