MG21 student Asias Johnson performs her poetry at Madison's High Noon Saloon. (Courtesy of Asias Johnson)
Want to get to know Monona Grove Liberal Arts Charter School student Asias Johnson better? She’s prepared this elevator speech to help cut to the chase. She talks about her struggles, family, and her outlets, like art and writing poetry in her journals.
During the 2018-2019 school year, Monona Grove Liberal Arts Charter School, or MG21, high school students created radio pieces for Wisconsin Public Radio’s “Wisconsin Life.” The final stories were featured on the radio and online through the “Classroom Frequency: Student Voices From Wisconsin” project.