Education Inequalities! School Discipline Targeting Black Youth

Report Provides Stunning Look into School Discipline/ Education Inequalities by Darwin Campbell An alarming report has been released by the government that shows Black students are more...

Dallas Youth Initiative Defines Meaning of Being “Brother’s Keepers”

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Photo Credit: Dallas Youth Council DALLAS- It was a chance for 250 youth to look into a crystal ball and dream...

Calling on Leaders to Repeal ‘Stand Your Ground’

Rev. Al Sharpton  President, National Action Network Ever since the verdict in the Michael Dunn so-called 'loud music' trial was announced, many parents have asked me what they...

Exposure Calls for Unity & Action

HOUSTON- Whether closing schools, shutting a post office, being pushed out of neighborhoods or holding police accountable for shooting down young Black unarmed men,...

New Principal Vows to Take “Wildcat Pride” to a New Level

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Dr. Shirley Rose-Gilliam understands the meaning of growing up in tough, challenged and disadvantaged settings with very few opportunities....

Wiley’s White House Choir Performance

HOUSTON - Over a year after its choir’s historic trip to Washington D.C. to perform a holiday concert for guests at the White House,...

Houston ISD’s Dr. Grier chosen as Texas’ nominee for National Superintendent of the...

  AUSTIN — Dr. Terry Grier, superintendent of the Houston Independent School District, will represent Texas in the American Association of School Administrators’ (AASA) National...

Parents Step Ahead Welcomes New Director

DALLAS– Tuccoa Polk brings 15 years of experience in education, child advocacy, and nonprofit management to her new director position at Parents Step Ahead. “I...

January proclaimed School Board Recognition Month

January 2014 is School Board Recognition Month—a great time to focus on the crucial role Aldine ISD Trustees play in the community and Aldine...

HISD Provides Laptops for PowerUp

More than 18,000 students are receiving laptops this month as part of HISD’s one-to-one initiative that will eventually give every high school student a...