Tag: Education

Southwest / Texas - 12 hours ago

WHAT EVERYONE CAN LEARN FROM THE TEXAS ESSA STATE PLAN

Lynette Monroe is a master’s student at Howard University. Her research area is public policy and national development. Ms. Monroe is the program assistant for the NNPA’s Every Student Succeeds Act Public Awareness Campaign. By Lynette Monroe (Prog...

Midwest / Illinois - 2 days ago

Pruitt quits but who will replace her?

Superintendent Cheryl Pruitt By Erick Johnson, Gary Crusader After years of frustration as head of Gary schools, Superintendent Cheryl Pruitt resigned Nov. 28, the latest casualty since the struggling school district was taken over by the state in...

Midwest / Illinois - 2 days ago

CPS students receive honors for painting history

NEARLY 30 CHICAGO students from five Far South Side high schools who painted the 111th St and South Cottage Grove Mural interpreting the Pullman community’s unique history designed by Rahmaan Statik, joined city officials Thursday night to dedic...

West / California - 1 week ago

Budgeting for College Students: Where to Start

College marks a significant transition period for many young adults — it’s a time of newfound freedom and the financial responsibilities that come with it. Whether your funds come from family, student loans, scholarships or your own wallet, you’ll n...

Southeast / Florida - 1 month ago

Bethune-Cookman University’s 113-Year Legacy

Bethune Cookman University has a storied 113-year legacy of empowering through education head, heart and hand. The University’s leadership, with support from faculty, staff, alumni and benefactors strive to deliver on the promise of student success...

Southeast / Florida - 1 month ago

Miss Florida A&M University

Michelle Marva Johnson is a native of Dallas, Tex., and a graduate of the Newman Smith High School. Currently, she is a senior business administration and theatre and performing arts student. Read more education news in the November/December issue...

Southeast / Florida - 1 month ago

Miss Florida Memorial University

Miss Khadija Alexander, more affectionately known as Lola, is from the enchanting island of Jamaica. She is a communication major in her senior year. Lola is a creative, with a magnetic energy and a passion for the arts. Her motto in life is, “Wh...