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This Week’s Highlights: The Best and the Brightest

Check out the top trending news stories from this week

Here is a recap of this week’s highlights, some of the biggest news, tech, career,…

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Black Immigrants in U.S. Earning 30% More than U.S. Born Blacks

Different economies emerging for the ‘different flavors of black’

As the ‘different flavors of black’ emerge, different economies are also emerging. The Nielsen…

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Should You Enroll Your High School Student in a Foreign Exchange Program?

6 benefits of high school study abroad programs

Here are six benefits of attending a foreign exchange program for high school students.

By Kandia Johnson

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CBCF Conference: Day 1 – Diversity in Tech and Black Female Voting Power

Hot topics from the 45th Annual Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Conference

For the next three days, the in-depth discussions on issues disproportionately impacting black communities will…

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Muslim 9th Grader Arrested, But Not Charged After School ‘Hoax Bomb’ Incident

Case shines light on profiling, school safety, and whether authorities are going too far

Recent arrest of Ahmed Mohamed, a Muslim, Texas teen whose invention was mistaken for a…

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6 Online Tutoring Sites You Should Know About

On-demand tutoring services connect students with tutors, 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week

On-demand online tutoring services connect students with tutors, 24 hours a day/ 7 days a…

By Kandia Johnson

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Study: Black Students’ Discipline Rates are Highest in the South

Study reveals black students are suspended at disproportionate rates, especially in the South

Study reveals black students’ discipline rates are especially high in the south.

By Kandia Johnson

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Founder of MentorMe Talks Creating a Mentoring Platform for Youth

Britt Fitzpatrick creates mentoring platform focused on (K-12) and higher education mentoring

Britt Fitzpatrick Creates Mentoring Platform focused on (K-12) and higher education mentoring.

By Kandia Johnson

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4 Back-to-School Apps for Parents and Students

This technology helps parents and students navigate everyday challenges

Back-to-school apps help parents and students navigate everyday challenges.

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Tech Innovators Share Winning Career Advice

Black technology innovators share career advice on breaking boundaries in technology

Black technology innovators share career advice on breaking boundaries in technology.

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Educational Initiatives Parents and Caretakers Should Know About

National educational initiatives in STEM, mentorship, art, and international studies

National educational initiatives in STEM, mentorship, art, and international studies.

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Questions to Ask to Help Your Child Succeed in School

The US department of education releases parenting checklist to empower families

The US department of education releases parenting checklist to empower families.

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[RECAP] The Kappa Alpha Psi Foundation Hosts Town Hall to Improve Black Male Achievement

Kappa Alpha Psi foundation hosts Town Hall: 'Building a Movement for Black Male Achievement'

Kappa Alpha Psi foundation hosts Town Hall: “ Building a Movement for Black Male Achievement.”

By Kandia Johnson

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Today is International Youth Day: Here’s How You Can Get Involved

Youth day events happening around the world

Youth day events happening around the world today, on August 13.

By Kandia Johnson

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Here’s Why Leaders Are Made, Not Born

Studies show that real leadership skills come from experience

The bottom line: it’s impossible for anyone to be born with these experiences. They can…

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Young Girls Design an App and Win Black Girls Code Hackathon

Young innovators participate in Black Girls Code Hackathon and win $2,000 for designing an app to support their studies

Young innovators participate in Black Girls Code Hackathon and win $2,000 for designing an…

By Kandia Johnson

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Meet Trey Ellis: ‘The Tuskegee Airmen’ Screenwriter and Educator

Award-winning wordsmith talks writing, teaching, and balance

Award-winning writer talks writing, teaching, and balance..

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[WATCH] Denzel Washington Inspires Youth at Louisiana Boys and Girls Club

Film star talks how to succeed as a leader with longevity

Denzel Washington made a visit to the Boys and Girls Club of Baton Rouge, La.,…

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Celebrate Girls Day of Code on August 8

100 Girls of Code hosts a global series of tech events to inspire young women

100 Girls of Code hosts a global series of tech events to inspire young women

By Kandia Johnson

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(Part II) Can Schools in Gentrifying Neighborhoods Become More Diverse, Too?

Malcolm X Academy in San Francisco may just be a test case

Efforts are underway to make under-enrolled, underperforming schools more attractive to gentrifying neighborhoods.

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