Thursday, March 23, 2017

Education

Jeremy Lin of the Brooklyn Nets and pastor Eugene Cho, founder of One Day's Wages

Jeremy Lin, Brooklyn Nets point guard, will donate his entire earnings from the match-up against the Boston Celtics in support of girls education in partnership with Christian nonprofit One Day's ...
classroom

School district officials are planning a community meeting to decide whether or not creating advertisements for a slave auction is an appropriate assignment for fifth grade students.
Chicago public school

Chicago born and bred hip hop artist Chance the Rapper has announced that he will be donating $1 million to his home city's public schools. 
women protest

The upcoming A Day Without a Woman protest has already started to have an impact, with Virginia school officials have decided to cancel classes.
classroom

Florida’s Department of Education is expanding an inquiry into how schools classify students who leave without graduating, in response to a ProPublica report.
HBCU black college

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday to increase support and oversight of the nation's historically black colleges and universities within his administration