Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Tag: achievement gap

How One California University Closed the Graduation...

Drive an hour southeast of Los Angeles and you’ll find yourself in the semi-rural enclave of Riverside, Calif. Lured by low housing costs and...

5 Ways Mindful Meditation Can Help You

Stress Levels Are Lowered The frequent exposure to racism and discrimination gives Black people a regular increase in stress that we may not realize affects...

In a Surprising Joint Statement, Civil Rights...

A dozen civil rights groups stepped forward on Tuesday with a statement that may surprise many parents and students amidst the growing scrutiny around...

Effects of Systemic Racism Leaving Black Youths...

 Before many Black children are even old enough to comprehend systemic racism, it had already placed them at a severe disadvantage when compared to their white counterparts,...

These 2 Women Are Among the Oldest...

Two of the oldest people alive, Jeralean Talley and Susannah Mushatt Jones, are both 115-year-old Black women who have lived through the historical events...

Researchers in Dallas Develop Program That Appears...

A compelling study conducted with middle-school students in Dallas indicates that educators can lift the performance of adolescents from poor backgrounds using specific cognitive...

After Watching This You Will Know Why...

This clip is from a video posted online by Teaching Tolerance

9 Outstanding Black Students Accepted to Multiple...

Recent studies have shown that the achievement gap between young African-American students and their white counterparts is still a major issue in our community....