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Grammy-nominated Music Producer’s Nonprofit Revolutionizes Urban Education

Kevin “Khao” Cates transcends music into the arena of business, education, and tech

A few years ago, Kevin “Khao” Cates was at the top of the music industry…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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challenge

You Can Go to Med School for Free

Cuba’s Medical Scholarship Program is open to U.S. students

That’s right. There is a free medical school in Cuba, and you can go there.

By Robin White Goode

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police

The Role of Police in K-12 Schools

To discipline students, or keep them safe?

We visited a school in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The first thing we noticed were the security…

By Robin White Goode

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semester

#30DayChallenge: 6 Ways to Maintain Your Mental Health This Semester

Get acquainted with the campus health center and all of its services

The campus health center isn’t just about treating sports injuries or other physical needs. Emotional…

By Robin White Goode

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potential

Coach Students to Unlock Their Potential

Inside Track reports gains in persistence and graduation

Most students go through a period of uncertainty, Jarrat says. The coaching helps to normalize…

By Robin White Goode

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STEM

How Hip-Hop Can Engage Black Kids in STEM Education

Initiative seeks to integrate arts and design in STEM curriculum using the power of hip-hop music and culture to introduce youth to the wonder and beauty of science

Find out how hip hop is playing a vital role in engaging African American students…

By Jared Brown

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Robert Henderson

Support Makes All the Difference

PBS documentary tells the story of young black men who succeed against the odds

High school and college graduation are more like rites of passage for many Americans. In…

By Robin White Goode

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HBCU

Rep Your HBCU for a Chance to Win Big!

All you do is represent and meet us in Silicon Valley

It’s time for you to rep your HBCU as hard as you can for a…

By Safon Floyd

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challenge

#30DayChallenge: College Students Excel

Setting the stage for success in the first 30 days of the term

Whichever is the case for you, in this challenge you’ll learn what you need to…

By Robin White Goode

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high school

Prepare Students for College While They’re in High School

Is the purpose of school to prepare students academically?

The Hechinger Report explains how such students end up in the swamp of remedial or…

By Robin White Goode

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college

Education Matters: Don’t Even Think About Going to a For-Profit College

These so-called schools are legal scams

“I worked hard for my degree,” she began, “But I went to a for-profit college…

By Robin White Goode

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Girls Inc. STEM Program Shows the Way to a Bright Future

Summer institute works with low-income, minority girls

“We saw ligaments and met orthopedic doctors. We touched the spinal cords of a turtle…

By Robin White Goode

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new majority

The New Majority in Higher Ed

Back to school with greater support for today's college students

Leading institutions are doing several things that can make a difference for these students. They…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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P. Diddy

Back to School with P. Diddy

Capital Preparatory Harlem Charter School opens for sixth and seventh graders

I thought of that the other day when I heard that Diddy (or Sean Combs)…

By Robin White Goode

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Barbershop Books

Barbershop Books Provides Reading Spaces for Boys

CGI Commitment to Action expanding initiative to 11 cities

Yet he sensed that something was missing when, after a year of sophomore high school…

By Robin White Goode

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tech

Tech Skills Bring Hope to Chicago’s At-Risk Youth

Summer program puts kids on a positive trajectory

Get IN Chicago, a 3-year-old private fund that supports evidence-based programs that work to reduce…

By Robin White Goode

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kindergarten

What Your Child Needs to Know Before Starting Kindergarten

Social skills and the ability to speak up are important

Describing what makes her daughter ready, Myers writes, “To me it’s the basics of academics,…

By Robin White Goode

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cutting-edge school design

The Cutting Edge School Design Bill Gates Loves

How personalized learning can help students excel

We still need more data about the strengths and weaknesses of personalized learning, but the…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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How High School Habits Can Lead to Long-Term Success

Tools to help you prioritize, prepare, and perform to get ahead

Have you ever thought about what has made you more successful than most other people?…

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muhlenberg college

The Muhlenberg College Network Is a Win-Win

You may want your school to establish its own

“In the Internet age, it doesn’t make much difference where you are in the world.…

By Robin White Goode

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How To

India

#TechieTips: 4 Things to Consider When Working With Remote Developers in India

India is one of the top countries where startups and other businesses look for talent…

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resolutions

How to Keep Your Healthy New Year’s Resolutions Going Strong

For millions of people, the new year is also starting with new year resolutions around…

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