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Along with STEM, We Need the Liberal Arts

Harvard prof says our collective consciousness is otherwise impoverished

Allen’s 2014 book, Our Democracy, was inspired by a night class she taught for 10…

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Kaplan Educational Fund

This Non-Profit Clears the Path to Success for Low Income Students of Color

Kaplan Educational Foundation Celebrates 10 Years

KEF sees community college as an economic engine for students, many of whom have what…

By Robin White Goode

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core skills

The 6 Core Skills Your Child Needs to Succeed

Yes, grit is on the list

One reason why the Tony Award-winning musical Hamilton is such an outsize success (it won…

By Robin White Goode

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STEM

2016 STEM Grad Says ‘Vive la France!’

Embracing global citizenship, this engineering major acquires foreign language fluency

Shut off your mind and everyone’s opinions, and open your heart. As an African American…

By Robin White Goode

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Magic Johnson

Magic Johnson to Give $2.5M in Scholarships to SC State

Urges the 'socially responsible' to support HBCUs

I am overjoyed by the opportunity to continue my commitment to higher education through my…

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Steve Harvey

Steve Harvey Delivers Commencement Address at Alabama State

Beloved TV personality is awarded an honorary doctorate

“Success is for yourself. Great people change other people’s lives.… Take this degree and go…

By Robin White Goode

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nonwhite teacher pipeline

The Crucial Need to Expand the Non-White Teacher Pipeline

Marian Wright Edelman of the Children’s Defense Fund

I hope many or most of them will become public school teachers who love, respect,…

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Career days

School Career Days Can Show Kids What’s Possible

Harlem Children's Zone offers a peek inside the lives of professionals

Adults from all walks of life offered the students a peek inside their professional lives:…

By Robin White Goode

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math

BEAM Provides the Bridge to Advanced Math

Low-income students discover the power and beauty of math, part IV

There is a whole world of math competition, fun, and beauty that many affluent families…

By Robin White Goode

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college prep

This Company Finds the Best College “Fit” For Your Child

Service shows students how to distinguish themselves

But maybe it isn’t too late for you to make use of the services of…

By Robin White Goode

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Gates CEO

Gates CEO Discusses Foundation’s Challenges, from Zika to Common Core

'Threats and opportunities' abound in its global and U.S. work

• “Your health is determined by your social network.”

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Do You Really Need Remediation?

Don't pay now to learn what you should have been taught in high school

Interestingly, data from the Alaska study revealed that some students assigned to developmental courses managed…

By Robin White Goode

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College

I Have A Dream Foundation Celebrates 35th Anniversary Gala

To be hosted by Bill Whitaker of 60 Minutes

This year’s honorees are philanthropists and education advocates Lauran & Justin Tuck, founders of Tuck’s…

By Robin White Goode

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public schools

Equity and Opportunity Elusive in U.S. Public Schools

Of all groups, black students fare worst

Across the country, compared with all other groups of students—white, Asian, Hispanic, Alaskan, Native American,…

By Robin White Goode

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smart

Honoring Giftedness in the Black Community

A profile of Martin D. Jenkins, Ed.D., 1904–1978

This case and others earned Jenkins a place in history as the first African American…

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marrying

Education Can Keep You from Marrying (or Being) the Wrong Person

Educated people are more likely to be and remain married

According to the Pew Research Center, college-educated women have an almost eight-in-10 chance of still…

By Robin White Goode

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black girls

Schott Foundation: Black Girls Matter

Systemic problems challenge girls as well as boys

Problems like unfair discipline practices. Curriculum disinvestment. Lack of support for girls who shoulder familial…

By Robin White Goode

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Barbershop Books

The One “Fight” Muhammad Ali Did Not Win

Segregation and inequity still plague the nation’s schools

In the news this weekend about the death of former heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali,…

By Robin White Goode

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Cannabis

7 Health Benefits of Cannabis

Health advantages of the oft-scorned plant

Is cannabis really medicine?
Today more than 20 states have legalized medicinal marijuana and three…

By Sirita Wright

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community college

Community College Certificates Can Fatten Your Wallet

Alternative on-ramps to higher salaries

More recent research shows that students who complete a community college program of study that…

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How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)

How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
Have a passion for…

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