education

Teacher Sues New York City For Firing Her Over Lesson About Slavery

Teacher Sues New York City For Firing Her Over Lesson About Slavery

A former teacher said she plans to sue the New York City Department of Education…

Spelman College

Spelman College Receives $30 Million Donation for New Arts Center

Future Spelman College students will reap the benefits of the largest single gift given to…

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Professor Suspended for Calling Cops on Black Student With Feet up in Class

A professor at the University of Texas at San Antonio was suspended after she called…

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Single Mom of 5 Accomplishes Lifelong Goal, Passes Bar Exam

A single mom of five children whose law school graduation photos went viral earlier this…

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10-Year-Old Boy Punished for Calling Teacher ‘Ma’am’

A 10-year-old North Carolina boy was punished by his teacher for referring to her as…

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New Jersey Principal Creates Laundry Room at School to Help Bullied Students

A New Jersey principal found a great way to combat bullying at his school. Akbar…

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Thousands Call for LeBron James to Replace Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education

LeBron James as U.S. Secretary¬†of Education? Fans of the basketball star signed a petition wanting…

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For the First Time, Black Women Will Run Four Schools at Harvard University

Aug. 15, 2018, will mark a historic day for Harvard University. For the first time,…

University to Cover 100 Percent of Teen’s Tuition Following Scholarship Loss

Zaviona Woodruff did everything right. In her hometown of Kalamazoo, Michigan, the Kalamazoo Promise Scholarship…

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Ava DuVernay Announces 2018 Getty Images ARRAY Grant Recipients

Four amazing visual artists of color have been selected to receive the first ever Getty…