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A new generation believes the dream

What are young people if not idealistic — sometimes even given to rose-colored glasses — but also quick to hold the adult world to high standards?

2002 Essays

We talked with several students who had won King County's annual MLK essay contest in 2002. Read our story about them and their essays:

1998 Essays

We asked juniors studying U.S. history in 1998 to write short essays on "What Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. means to me." We selected these:

Other Education projects

School Guide

Evaluate schools in the Seattle area.

College Guide

Picking a school, getting in and paying for it.

Black History Month crossword

Test your knowledge of these great Americans.

Two Peoples, One Land

Why Israelis and Palestinians are fighting.

Understanding the Conflict

Learn about the people of Afghanistan.

Newspapers In Education

This way for reading, writing and newspapers.