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

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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

Clark Atlanta Suit over Morris Brown Property Backed by Ga. Supreme Court

Clark Atlanta Suit over Morris Brown Property Backed by Ga. Supreme Court

by #teamEBONY

The Georgia Supreme Court is allowing Clark Atlanta University to proceed with a lawsuit in which it claims that it owns parts of Morris Brown College… Read More

The Dispute Over Who Gets to Attend Our Nation’s Top Schools

The Dispute Over Who Gets to Attend Our Nation’s Top Schools

by Paula Rogo

When Boston schools superintendent Tommy Chang reconvened the district's committee meeting last month, he knew it would be unlike any other. But… Read More

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[YARD REPORT] Hampton Grad Wins Grammy

by HBCU Digest

Hampton Graduate DJ BabeyDrew Wins Grammy A Hampton University graduate and acclaimed DJ for artists like Chris Brown… Read More

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The History of Black History Month

by Gregory Carr, Ph.D

“This is the meaning of Negro History Week.  It is not so much a Negro History Week as it is a History week.  We… Read More

How Chicago State University Students are Fighting to #SAVECSU

How Chicago State University Students are Fighting to #SAVECSU

by Blavity.com

Chicago State University, a predominantly Black public college located on Chicago’s South Side, is facing a shutdown amid the state’s… Read More

America's Extreme Need for More Black Male Educators

America's Extreme Need for More Black Male Educators

by Dr. Larry Walker

Recently, a friend sent me a YouTube video of a group of students stepping during homecoming. The video didn't appear any different than the dozens… Read More

Our Kids; Whose History?

Our Kids; Whose History?

by R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy, PhD

For many of us, the mere mention of Black History Month brings to mind Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman and Rosa Parks… Read More

Are Chicago's School Principals Ready to Walk Away?

Are Chicago's School Principals Ready to Walk Away?

by Marilyn Rhames

Reprinted with permission of Educationpost.org  If… Read More

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