education reform

The District of Columbia Council unanimously confirmed Antwan Wilson as public schools chancellor. He's expected to begin his new position on February 1.

President Obama set out early in his presidency to reform education. He points to major achievements as his term in office comes to an end.

The Black Lives Matter platform addresses the need for education reform.

Why are so many African Americans against school choice when it is a viable option to educate the children who are being underserved by the education…

Dr. Howard Fuller, author of “No Struggle No Progress: A Warrior’s Life from Black Power to Education Reform,” joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to…

What should we make of the latest indicator of how our children are performing in reading and math? As reported, results from the 2013 National Assessment of Educational…

By: Deltonia N. Shropshire, MA Response to an article written by Roderick L. Carey “Parents aren’t to blame for the achievement gap: A History of Injustice Is!” This article was very interesting. However, the title does not suit the piece. Those oppressive situations that brought THE ORIGINAL immigrants to this day in time, should serve […]

VIA CNN: President Obama highlighted stronger federal efforts Monday to help lower a high school dropout rate that, according to the president, is undermining America’s future economic potential. Obama noted that the administration has committed $3.5 billion in new federal support for underperforming schools. Among other things, the Education Department is attempting to encourage states […]