African-American parents are creating opportunities for their children through higher education, and it’s a top priority, a survey from Northwestern Mutual states. In a... Read More
Here’s the good news. A new study released this past October found that Black tweens and teens are both proficient and confident in basic... Read More
Today LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers held their annual media day, an opportunity for press to get a preview of what to expect... Read More
We are not “old Black” nor “new Black” we are ALL Black.
Mom was in town, and had me serving as her chauffeur to run errands across the city. As we drove, we engaged in a... Read More
One way to exact structural change in America is through schools and their curricula, The Root's editor-in-chief, professor Henry Louis Gates Jr., said recently... Read More
Minority and low-income parents are more likely to see serious problems in their schools – from low expectations to bullying to out-of-date technology and... Read More