Booker T. Washington High School’s Mission

By Dante Angelo Tarzona, BTW Student The Booker T. Washington Newspaper staff collaborated, and agreed that overall our high school’s mission statement amounted to the following, “The faculty and students of Booker T. Washington High School for the Engineering Profession are striving for the successful outcome of its students through learning, companionship, research, and diligence.”…

Tactics to Prevent Bullying: Workshop at HCDE helps teachers empower

HOUSTON – Bullying is both psychological and physical so safeguarding students against bullies has much to do about empowerment, says bullying prevention expert and presenter Fabian Ramirez. Recently, Ramirez talked to educators about bullying prevention at Harris County Department of Education, 6300 Irvington, Houston, Texas. The national presenter who is a Houston native was victimized…

Without Work All is Rotten: The Most Pressing Present Dilemma Facing Young Black Males

I have always counted myself as one of the lucky one’s to have been raised in a home with a father who was a hard-working member of the United Steel Workers of America. It was this experience with the American Labor movement that undoubtedly led to my studies of Labor History at The Ohio State…

Carver Dance Company performed at Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner’s Inauguration

ALDINE ISD – The Carver Dance Company performed at Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner’s Inauguration on January 4 at Jones Hall. They danced as The Houston Symphony gave a live performance of “Danzon No. 2” by Arturo Marquez. The dance company received applause during the performance and afterwards received a roaring standing ovation. The Carver Dance…