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Advent

BE FAITH: Advent Points to the True Meaning of Christmas

Don’t let commercialization ruin your holiday

In one Advent family worship service, the four weeks of Advent are divided across four…

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computer science

AP Computer Science Course Makes CS Accessible

This course could help address the skills gap, teacher says

Yes. AP CSP is different from any other CS course I have taught. Similar results…

By Robin White Goode

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Trabian Shorters

BE Smart Talks with BMe Founder Trabian Shorters

The Pahara-Aspen Fellow reflects on changes in store for U.S.

TS: There are intense inflection points in history—for example, right now the U.S. is in…

By Robin White Goode

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personalized learning

How Personalized Learning Works at One Charter School

Focused on assets, MC2 empowers students

How is MC2 similar to the work of Shorters and the UCLA researchers? It uses…

By Robin White Goode

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free

Getting Two Years of College for Free

The Bard High School Early College model embraces a more diverse student body

And too often, critics like Ruth Lopez Turley, the director of the Houston Education Research…

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our schools

What Does a Trump Administration Mean for Our Schools?

We want better schools, not necessarily ‘choice’

At our neighborhood house tour this year, a young mother whose children attend a great…

By Robin White Goode

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computer science

What’s Working in Computer Science Education Now

College Board’s CS courses plus teacher training create pathways for underrepresented students

“I started the computer academy to help address the issue of underrepresentation of girls and…

By Robin White Goode

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Money Matters

Studies Prove What We Knew All Along: Public Schools Need Money

That’s why unequal school funding is wrong

Two studies show that money indeed matters in public schools, especially to low-income students attending…

By Robin White Goode

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latino men

Young Black and Latino Men Are Thriving

Researchers are filling out the narrative of men of color

But recently, a team of researchers at the UCLA Graduate School of Education and Information…

By Robin White Goode

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wisdom

#FridayReads | Fiction’s Wisdom

When we read, we find out who we are

I love reading—fiction and nonfiction—and wish I had time to read more. Of the 10…

By Robin White Goode

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win college scholarships

Prepare Your Kids to Win College Scholarships Now

Debt-free college may be within your grasp if you follow these tips

I have a confession to make. I didn’t help either of my kids apply for…

By Robin White Goode

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Big EQ Campaign

Big EQ Campaign Promotes Social & Emotional Learning in Schools

Lack of emotional intelligence holds students, adults back, SEL leaders say

But long before this year’s tumultuous election, there were plenty of signs that K-12 students’…

By Robin White Goode

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financial aid

Financial Aid Myths to Debunk Now

Remember, knowledge is power

I can hardly claim to know everything about financial aid, but in the days when…

By Robin White Goode

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College Board

College Board Resources Helps Students Make Informed Choices

From free test prep to checklists, these aids can make a big difference

Last week I spoke with Steve Bumbaugh, senior vice president of College & Career Access…

By Robin White Goode

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school

5 Steps to Succeeding in High School and Beyond Part 1

Here is a way to help students achieve greatness

Lastly, during your senior year, go for it. Run for president. By then you will…

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educators

Educators See Uptick In Hate Speech Following Trump’s Election

Most acts of harassment occur in K-12 schools

According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, of the 10 reported types of incidents of…

By Robin White Goode

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iSow

iSow Now so You Can Reap Later

On #Giving Tuesday, help your youngsters save to help others

iSow is a free, smart savings platform that helps to reduce consumerism and waste. It…

By Robin White Goode

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Mars

National Geographic Goes to Mars

Astronaut Mae Jemison advises on the science

National Geographic has produced a six-episode docudrama that tells the story of a mission to…

By Robin White Goode

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CodeCrew

CodeCrew Equips Underserved Kids With STEM Training

Kids ages eight to 17 learn how to code

What is CodeCrew? Founded by Egwuekwe, Petya Grady, and Audrey Jones, CodeCrew teaches middle and…

By Robin White Goode

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reading

Your Child’s Reading Begins with Talking and Listening

Want your 2-year-old to be a doctor? Talk—and listen—to him today

All of this talking, listening, and relating replace what for many African Americans is a…

By Robin White Goode

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How To

manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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podcast

How to Watch Black Enterprise’s New Tech Podcast on Any Device

Tune into Black Enterprise’s BE The Code podcast hosted by Sequoia Blodgett for all the…

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