States Ignore Social Competency for Students in ESSA Plans
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States Ignore Social Competency for Students in ESSA Plans

By Lauren Poteat (NNPA/ESSA Contributor) According to a recent report by Education Week, states have…

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Ask Dr. Kevin: Debunking the Myths Around Sickle Cell Disease
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Ask Dr. Kevin: Debunking the Myths Around Sickle Cell Disease

By Dr. Kevin Williams (Chief Medical Officer, Pfizer Rare Disease Unit) This article is the…

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Procter & Gamble’s ‘The Talk’ Ad Stirs Race Debate
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Procter & Gamble’s ‘The Talk’ Ad Stirs Race Debate

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Procter & Gamble kicked off the 10th anniversary…

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Education Experts Push Black Parents to Get Involved with ESSA
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Education Experts Push Black Parents to Get Involved with ESSA

By Micha Green (NNPA/ESSA Contributing Writer) Parents, school experts, and civic leaders expressed their concerns…

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NNPA Honors Martin Luther King III with Lifetime Legacy Award
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NNPA Honors Martin Luther King III with Lifetime Legacy Award

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) honored Martin…

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Jackie Hampton Wins Publisher of the Year, 2017 St. Louis American Dominates NNPA Merit Awards
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Jackie Hampton Wins Publisher of the Year, 2017 St. Louis American Dominates NNPA Merit Awards

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The Mississippi Link’s Jackie Hampton won Publisher of…

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Ask Dr. Kevin: Understanding Sickle Cell Disease
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Ask Dr. Kevin: Understanding Sickle Cell Disease

PRESS ROOM: NNPA to Honor Martin Luther King III with 2017 Lifetime Legacy Award at Annual Conference
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PRESS ROOM: NNPA to Honor Martin Luther King III with 2017 Lifetime Legacy Award at Annual Conference

CONTACT: Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. Email: dr.bchavis@nnpa.org Phone: (202) 588-8764 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON/June…

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HBCU Students “Discover The Unexpected” with the Black Press
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HBCU Students “Discover The Unexpected” with the Black Press

By Noni Marshall and Alexa Imani Spencer (NNPA/DTU Journalism Fellows) The National Newspaper Publishers Association…

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Thurgood Marshall’s Widow Keeps His Legacy Alive
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Thurgood Marshall’s Widow Keeps His Legacy Alive

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Cecilia Marshall never imagined that the battle for…

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