Chicago teachers begin voting on contract

Chicago Teachers Begin Voting on New Contract

by #teamEBONY

Now that the Chicago's teacher strike has ended, the biggest hurdle is yet to come. The CTU and… Read More

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By Forward Ever Media / Game Changers Project Want to know what heartbreak looks like? Just ask any teacher working in a poorly performing public… Read More

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It was Monday, Jan. 30, 2012. I will never forget the afternoon I’d been waiting for the call. The voice on the other end said, “I received… Read More

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When David Boone’s family split up after being terrorized by gang members, the teen found himself living on the streets. That was all before… Read More

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By Chris Ivey, 2012 Game Changer Film Fellow Pittsburgh's Westinghouse high school has an enrollment of 707 students, 99% of whom are African… Read More

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Stress in Chicago's school system have boiled over, as the Chicago teacher's union voted unanimously Thursday to hit… Read More

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Ten years ago, Morris Brown College was one of four vibrant HBCU’s in the Atlanta University Center, and held an enrollment… Read More

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