For the Latina actress, diversity in casting helped her new show broach difficult material. "This diversity gives us the opportunity to approach topics like race from a place of experience," she says.
To get, and keep, students on track, teachers are trying a different method of classroom management called No-Nonsense Nurturing.
It's the last big speech many Americans will watch President Obama deliver, and he wants to leave a good impression.
Back in the '80s, Ghanaian theater went dark under military curfew. Now, a dapper businessman-turned-playwright is leading an on-stage revival — and doing it with a sense of humor.