When “Say her name” is the New Hash Tag:

Black Women Must Unite and Work to Reestablish Our Value There is an outright undeniable assault on Black females that we can no longer murmur...

DID YOU KNOW?: O.P. DeWalt 1890–1931

One of Houston’s Own Made Ultimate Sacrifice for Civil Rights O.P. DeWalt, was a powerful and active civil-rights leader right here in Houston. He was...

Giving an Eagle Welcome to Mr. Somto

By Veronica D, BTW Student As we say goodbye to our beloved and passionate teacher, Ms. Thomas, who has taken on a new role here...

In Loving Memory of LaFaye Francis Johnson-Lee

LaFaye was a native Houstonian and Texan. She was born into a loving family with two caring and supportive parents James Albert and Earnestine...

Carver High’s ‘Porgy’ One-Act Play Advances to District Contest

HOUSTON- Carver High School theater students are advancing to the District UIL Contest after advancing from UIL One-Act Play Zone A Contest recently held....

HCDE inducts Adult Learners into National Adult Education Honor Society

HOUSTON - The Harris County Department of Education (HCDE), under the administration of Superintendant James Colbert, Jr., recently inducted 26 adult learners into the...

NAACP Task Force to Hold Memphis Hearing on Education Quality

Jan. 10 Discussion between Public and Charter Education Advocates will include Charter Impacts on Underfunded School Districts MEMPHIS, TN – A new NAACP task force...

STAFFORD MSD BECOMES A “DISTRICT OF INNOVATION”

STAFFORD, Texas -- On Monday, April 10, the Stafford MSD (SMSD) Board of Trustees unanimously voted in favor of becoming a “District of Innovation”,...

From the Classroom to the Cafeteria

HOUSTON - At my previous school (Dowling Middle School), I noticed the kids would never pray for their food. I can understand not praying...

HISD budget plan includes raises for teachers, principals and staff; no tax rate increase

HOUSTON ISD - Salary increases that will help the Houston Independent School District hire and retain effective principals, teachers and district staff remain a...