NC HEAT Making Noise in front of NC Central Prison

Support our fundraising campaign – make a donation at On Oct 6, 2012 NC HEAT (Heroes Emerging Among Teens) hosted a march from Washington Elementary to Central Prison as part of Dignity in School’s Week of Action to Stop School Push-Out. When NC HEAT arrived at Central Prison, the crowd erupted in a cacophony […]

Youth Organizing Institute Winter Training

December 1st, 9AM-4PM Register here by November 20th: On December 1 there will be a Youth Organizing Institute Winter Training. The workshops will be based on what current NC HEAT members and past participants have requested!This year’s Winter 2012 workshops will include:  Understanding School Push-Out, Education Justice, Art Pope & the Attacks on Public Education […]


NC HEAT joined with community members to march against the school to prison pipeline! Youth from over 4 different high schools came together to talk about suspensions, high-stake testing, and SRO’s in schools.  The march left from Washington GT Magnet Elementary School and ended at central prison. Chants of “EDUCATION NOT INCARCERATION” and “When education is under attack […]