Racial Disparities in Early Childhood Hurts U.S.
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Racial Disparities in Early Childhood Hurts U.S.

By Jazelle Hunt Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) –Increased investment in early childhood education and care…

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Study: College Completion Gap Between Rich, Poor Widens
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Study: College Completion Gap Between Rich, Poor Widens

CHRISTINE ARMARIO, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The gap in bachelor-degree attainment between the…

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Longer School Days Idea Gets Passing Grade
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Longer School Days Idea Gets Passing Grade

  By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Six decades after Brown v. Board…

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Diversity Increases Among Students, but Not Teachers
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Diversity Increases Among Students, but Not Teachers

by Maya Rhodan NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – As the pool of students in…

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Education Chief: Schools Failing Black Students
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Education Chief: Schools Failing Black Students

by George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Instead of being the traditional ticket…

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Scrambling to Provide a Good Education
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Scrambling to Provide a Good Education

Scrambling to Provide a Good Education By Maya Rhodan NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) –…

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Unemployment Reaches Lowest Point Under Obama
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Unemployment Reaches Lowest Point Under Obama

Unemployment Reaches Lowest Point Under Obama By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) –…

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President Obama Signs New Initiative to Improve Educational Outcomes for African Americans
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President Obama Signs New Initiative to Improve Educational Outcomes for African Americans

President Obama Signs New Initiative to Improve Educational Outcomes for African Americans [St. Louis American]…

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Initiative Aims to Close Education Gap for Blacks
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Initiative Aims to Close Education Gap for Blacks

[BET] African-Americans inarguably have one of the nation’s highest unemployment rates. Some of it may be…

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