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Study: With Just One Black Teacher, Black...

The chances that low-income Black boys will drop out of school decrease significantly when they have at least one Black teacher in the classroom,...

The Educational System is Putting African-American Teachers...

Students of all colors prefer Black teachers. Black students are suspended less; given more opportunities for gifted programs; are less likely to be placed...

Study Finds Black Students Are Often Overlooked...

Several news reports are raising alarms about the nation’s gifted and talented programs, which are dominated by white and Asian students. A ThinkProgress article says...

Moving Speech by Black Educator Lays Blame...

Nancy Hanks is an example of how the school-to-prison pipeline will change when teachers and educators understand their role in perpetuating the criminalization of...

Study: Young, Gifted and Black Students are...

Having a Black child carries with it certain concerns — not only concerns for your child’s safety, whether in the streets or when they...

Here’s How One Black Ivy League Student...

In today's high tech world, the average attention span peaks at around eight seconds. That means a few animals can out-focus some modern day...

Study: Black Teachers Won’t Save Black Students...

By now, a multitude of studies have helped capture the disparities in discipline handed to Black children when compared to their white counterparts, but...

Could Investing in HBCUs Be the Key...

The benefits of having more Black teachers available to Black students have been thoroughly noted and repeatedly discussed, yet the vast majority of America’s...

More Than 60 Years After Brown v....

Six decades have passed since the historic U.S. Supreme Court’s Brown v. Board of Education ruling deemed it unconstitutional to segregate students based on...

California School Official Suspended, Not Fired, For...

Parents and students in Fresno, Calif. are calling for a middle school vice principal to be fired after he was recorded on cell phone...

7 Ways a Black Teacher Makes a...

Of the 3.3 million teachers in American public elementary and secondary schools in 2012, according to a study by the National Center for Education...

The Myth of Black Excellence Without The...

“Hiring more white teachers is not the best way to improve education for students, particularly students of color.” Poignant words from New Orleans Lake...
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