White House Summit on Educational Excellence

White House Summit on Educational Excellence

by #teamEBONY

EBONY has partnered with the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans (WHIEEAA) to bring to you a live stream of today's… Read More

Why Black and Latino Parents are Placing a Premium on Education

Why Black and Latino Parents are Placing a Premium on Education

by Chris Stewart

The results of a new Education Post poll illustrate varying perspectives on secondary education in America across racial and socio-economic lines… Read More

How a Magazine's Mistake Reminds Us of Racial Insensitivity

How a Magazine's Mistake Reminds Us of Racial Insensitivity

by Jovan Brown

Philadelphia can boast being one of the most culturally diverse cities in America. The ethereal artwork, historical discipline, political prowess… Read More

In Brooklyn, School Rezoning Plan Reveals Gap Between Classes<br />

In Brooklyn, School Rezoning Plan Reveals Gap Between Classes

by Demetria Irwin

A standing ovation greeted Pastor Mark V. C. Taylor’s words on Wednesday night at a packed and lively meeting in Brooklyn concerning a New York… Read More

Why American Education Has Much to Learn About Cultural Competence

Why American Education Has Much to Learn About Cultural Competence

by Jovan Brown

Our American society is loaded with a false sense of cultural competence. This mentality tends to govern our country's idea of educational for… Read More

Back From the Brink… in Style<br />

Back From the Brink… in Style

by Aliya S. King

Jenna Lee, 22, was always a determined, hardworking student. And she always knew what school she wanted to attend after graduation—Temple… Read More

EBONY Magazine What Happened to All the Schools in New Orleans?

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What Happened to New Orleans Schools?

by R.L. Hill

When Angela Lockley started to reconstruct her family’s life after the devastating effects of Hurricane Katrina, two big questions… Read More

Judicial Juxtaposition<br />

Judicial Juxtaposition

by #teamEBONY

Bold headlines dominated the globe this year after the U.S. Supreme Court decided health care should remain affordable for all people and, in a separate… Read More

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Seeing Race Isn't 'Racist,' It's Reality

by Marilyn Rhames


It’s 8 a.m. I reach for my cell phone to turn off the alarm, and I notice an email from an unfamiliar name. Turns out, it’s… Read More

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Affordable Higher Education Bill to Make College a Reality for More Americans

by Daniel Kerry

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Rep. Bobby Scott (D-VA) and U.S. Secretary of Education Arne… Read More

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