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Principal Patricia Catania denied lessons on the Harlem Renaissance and confiscated a student-made poster celebrating Lena Horne.
Low-income children who receive educational support in school and at home from preschool through third grade may be more likely to get a college degree than their peers.
Texas has the second-largest U.S. public school system, with about 5 million students.
Following student protests at the Tennessee high school, school administrators were suspended.
“Like same-sex colleges all over the country, Spelman is taking into account evolving definitions of gender identity in a changing world,” said the president of the historically Black women’s college.
"Howard is the perfect place to have rich dialogue on many of the most pressing issues we face today,” Comey said.
Proposed cuts to Medicaid would have a dire, direct effect on services for students with disabilities.
Trump throws more fake red meat to his base, diverting attention from repetitive management failures, uncovered lies, Republican legislator push back and the lowest approval ratings of any president at this point in his term.
Consumer and student rights groups believe Betsy DeVos’ plans may make it harder to afford college and graduate school.
Jasmine Shepard’s mother sues the recently desegregated school district.
Shahidi has decided to attend former President Barack Obama's alma mater.
The Anthony Aguirre Junior High teacher also gave a Black student a “Most Likely to Blend in with White People” award.
Bethune-Cookman University graduates turned their backs on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, who once called historically Black colleges “real pioneers” in school choice.
“Thank you for investing in our girls,” Michelle Obama said about the college scholarship program.
“Stories of students reaching higher continue to inspire me,” the former first lady said of her emotional talk with students at an alternative high school.
Elite NFL players who graduated from a historically Black college or university, and made history when going pro, were recognized.
Imelme Umana is a member of the law school’s class of 2018.
Boeing and educational partners have produced a collection of materials and tutorials for children.
"You see, our glorious diversity — our diversities of faiths and colors and creeds — that is not a threat to who we are, it makes us who we are."
Historically Black Colleges and Universities are essential to producing qualified STEM professionals. Tashni-Ann Dubroy, a chemist, former BASF manager and president of Shaw University, offers insight.
Student activism has led to Georgetown University taking steps to rectify its historic ties to the enslavement of African Americans.
Students of color and with disabilities are more likely to be suspended and/or physically restrained than white or able-bodied students, according to Education Department findings.
AG Pam Bondi under fire for allegedly seeking Trump’s money rather than helping residents who claimed Trump defrauded them.
The First Lady offered stirring words of wisdom touching on diversity, the dangers of Trump and how President Obama is “the son of a man from Kenya.”