This Is What Could Close The Achievement Gap Among Young Kids, Study Says

Closing the Preschool Achievement Gap

by Huffington Post

Just a few years of high-quality early childhood education could close the academic achievement gap between low-income and affluent… Read More

Meet the Bay Area entrepreneurs who want to change the face of Silicon Valley.

The Hidden Genius Project Gives Young Black Men STEM Skills

by Slate

Like many families across America, the Youngs had holiday traditions. On Christmas Eve, they ate gumbo at Grandma’s house… Read More

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The Week's HBCU News

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The Week's HBCU News

by The Yard Insider

Southern University in Louisiana opened an international recruiting office in Kirikkale, Turkey this week, which officials from the… Read More

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The Week's HBCU Headlines

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The Week's HBCU Headlines

by The Yard Insider

Though Historically Black College and University students have headed home for the Thanksgiving holiday, there are still happenings… Read More

The School-to-Prison Pipeline Is Targeting Your Child

The School-to-Prison Pipeline Is Targeting Your Child

by Zerlina Maxwell

Most of us have heard the term the “ Read More

HBCU Presidents, CUSEF and CBC Members with Vice Premier Liu

CBC Connects HBCU Students to China

by BET

In the past several years, China has become a force to be reckoned with. It is the world's second-largest economy and the largest… Read More

White House Hosts Black Twitter Chat on Education

White House Hosts Black Twitter Chat on Education

by #teamEBONY

To commemorate 2013 American Education Week (November 18-22), The White House Initiative… Read More

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The Week's HBCU Headlines

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The Week's HBCU Headlines

by The Yard Insider

Winston Salem State University quarterback Rudy Johnson told reporters on Monday that he was attacked by members of the Virginia… Read More

When Outsiders Take Over Schools: Lessons From Memphis

What Happens When Outsiders Take Over Poor, Urban Schools

by The Atlantic

Depending on who you talk to, Memphis is rapidly becoming one of the best cities to teach in America—or one of the worst. For… Read More

'I Wish I Were Black' and Other Tales of Privilege

The Privilege of "I Wish I was Black"

by #teamEBONY

"To be White is to not think about it," a White legal scholar named Barbara Flagg wrote two decades ago. After the University… Read More

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