Erath Honors African-American Teacher with Historical Marker
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Erath Honors African-American Teacher with Historical Marker

A labor of love came full circle Tuesday. Community members gathered to pay homage to a piece of local history during the unveiling of the county’s 75th historical…

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Teach for America Welcomes Increase in Black Teachers
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Teach for America Welcomes Increase in Black Teachers

By Akeya Dickson Washington Correspondent NNPA News Service As the interest rates on higher education loans ratchet up higher and higher year to  year, loan forgivingness programs have…

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Club 2012: Black parents who made sure their sons succeeded in school
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Club 2012: Black parents who made sure their sons succeeded in school

[The Washington Post] For six years, their parents had nagged and prodded and pressed them to perform. Now this group of African American seniors in Loudoun County were…

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Esther Terry to Lead Bennett College for Women
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Esther Terry to Lead Bennett College for Women

[www.jbhe.com] Bennett College for Women in Greensboro, North Carolina, has announced that Esther Terry has been appointed as interim president of the historically Black college. She is the…

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Evidence Persists of STEM Achievement Gap for Girls
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Evidence Persists of STEM Achievement Gap for Girls

With the 40th anniversary of Title IX just days away, one key area where questions about gender equity persist is STEM education and the under-representation of women in…

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