Thursday, October 17, 2019

Tag: public schools

Texas Continues To Choose Suspensions Over Education

America has to do better for its children, including the small Black and Brown faces that are falling through the cracks across America. Atlanta...

While Black Boys Are Fast-Tracked to Prison,...

A Black male teacher in the New York City public school system joined a recent Q&A with Black male studies scholar Dr. Tommy Curry....

Public vs. Private: Which Industry Is More...

Ever Taylor is not your typical 15-year-old high student. A 2013 graduate of the Ron Clark Academy, she has traveled to Budapest, the United...

Sixty Years After Brown V. Board of...

A new report from UCLA states that 60 years after Brown v. Board of Education, American public schools seem to be resegregating. According to...

University of Pennsylvania Study Finds Most School...

A new University of Pennsylvania study has illuminated the problem of the school-to-prison pipeline by examining the disciplining of Black children in public schools...

Texas Textbooks Make Slavery a “Side Issue,”...

As America reexamines the debates over the Confederate flag, slavery, the Civil War and the Confederacy, a new issue has made its way to...

New Age Segregation? What This Video Alleges...

Video by N.O. Education Equity Roundtable

61 Chicago Schools Slated To Be Closed,...

Chicago Public Schools officials confirmed that 61 school buildings will be shut down - more than 10 percent of the district’s current locations -...

The Often Overlooked Value of School Music...

Public schools, in general, have become incriminated in the public mind for having failed society. They must be re-envisioned, restructured, reassessed, and refinanced if...