Speaking Racial Truth to Power in Education Reform

Speaking Racial Truth to Power in Education Reform

by Marilyn Anderson Rhames / EducationPost.org

Stay woke. I wore those two words on a small button at the NewSchools Venture Fund Summit in San Francisco this week. Initially, people chuckled… Read More

Is Negligence a Factor in Out of Control School Violence?

Is Negligence a Factor in Out of Control School Violence?

by Bakari Kitwana

Recent news of a bathroom fight that left a student dead in Wilmington… Read More

Black Graduates Who Are Making Us Proud

Black Graduates Who Are Making Us Proud

by Melissa Kimble

Graduation season is one of the most important times in a student’s life but for many of us, the journey is not easy. As EBONY.com’s Senior… Read More

Writing a Coherent Sentence is Daunting for Many and That's Scary

Writing a Coherent Sentence is Daunting for Many and That's Scary

by Caroline Bermudez/Education Post

One of my favorite articles makes me laugh and cringe. What… Read More

Charlotte's School Segregation Problem is Both Persistent and Damaging

Charlotte's School Segregation Problem is Both Persistent and Damaging

by James E. Ford / Education Post

The bustling Southern city of Charlotte, North Carolina, is once again grappling with segregated schools, a problem we had all but conquered nearly… Read More

Morgan State University Named National Treasure<br />

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The National Trust for Historic Preservation Named Morgan State University a National Treasure on Tuesday as part of a partnership between the two… Read More

After Two Years, 'My Brother's Keeper' Remains Ambitious, Despite Challenges

After Two Years, 'My Brother's Keeper' Remains Ambitious, Despite Challenges

by Michael H. Cottman

Malachi Hernandez grew up in a poor Boston neighborhood where he often heard the crackle of gunfire, and witnessed violence between his parents before… Read More

What Parents Actually Want From Standardized Tests

What Parents Actually Want From Standardized Tests

by Caroline Bermudez/Education Post

Educators know kids are more than a test score, but do they communicate this well enough to parents? With testing season underway and  Read More

The Dangers of Zero-Tolerance Policies in Charter Schools

The Dangers of Zero-Tolerance Policies in Charter Schools

by Marilyn Anderson Rhames

I’m an avid supporter of charter schools. I work at one. I send my kids to one. I donate to one. I’m making this disclaimer early, lest… Read More

Chris Emdin Classroom

Questioning the Rules of Urban Teaching -- and Getting Answers

by #teamEBONY

Chris Emdin, is an associate professor at Columbia University's Teacher's College and a strong advocate for STEM (Science, Technology… Read More

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