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Youth Express is a 24/7 streaming Internet radio service featuring original writing, music, theater, journalism and reflections from Pittsburgh-area youth. Created by SLB Radio Productions, Inc., Youth Express leverages SLB-developed principles and methods successfully deployed throughout its 35+ years of encouraging and distributing authentic stories, ideas and creative work by thousands of children and youth in Grades 6–12 to an audience of peers and adults.

What You'll Hear

  • Youth writing from class assignments
  • Youth-led open mics
  • Poetry slams
  • High school newspaper writing
  • Student talk shows
  • Independent writing
  • Student-hosted talk shows specific to their school or community